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The Bruce Murray Space Image Library

ÇIVA's view around Philae

Filed under Rosetta and Philae, pretty pictures, comets, comet Churyumov-Gerasimenko

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ÇIVA's view around Philae Philae has returned the first panoramic image from the surface of a comet. The view, captured by the CIVA-P imaging system, shows a 360° view around the point of final touchdown. Parts of Philae’s landing gear can be seen in some of the frames.

ESA / Rosetta / Philae / CIVA

ÇIVA's view around Philae (annotated)

ESA / Rosetta / Philae / ÇIVA / annotated by Emily Lakdawalla

ÇIVA's view around Philae (annotated)

Original image data dated on or about November 12, 2014.

Most ESA images can be reused for noncommercial purposes as long as they are properly credited. For more information and other uses, read ESA's copyright notice.


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