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Shape model of comet 67P/Churyumov-Gerasimenko based on data up to July 24, 2014

Shape model of comet 67P/Churyumov-Gerasimenko based on data up to July 24, 2014

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Shape model of comet 67P/Churyumov-Gerasimenko based on data up to July 24, 2014
This shape model of the comet was derived from Rosetta OSIRIS images taken from July 14 to 24. The mission is using it to begin to prepare for the landing of Philae.

More about this shape model via the ESA blog >

Here is an anaglyph version (grab your 3D glasses!):

Shape model of comet 67P/Churyumov-Gerasimenko based on data up to July 24, 2014 (anaglyph version)

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

Shape model of comet 67P/Churyumov-Gerasimenko based on data up to July 24, 2014 (anaglyph version)

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Original image data dated on or about July 24, 2014

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