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A comet's dusty environment

A comet's dusty environment

ESA / Rosetta / MPS for OSIRIS Team MPS / UPD / LAM / IAA / SSO / INTA / UPM / DASP / IDA

A comet's dusty environment
This sequence of images gives an impression of the dust environment around Comet 67P/Churyumov–Gerasimenko and the challenging environment in which Rosetta . The images were captured on July 6, 2015 with the OSIRIS wide-angle camera.

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Original image data dated on or about July 6, 2015

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