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Rosetta approaches Churyumov-Gerasimenko (5 NavCam views, July 23-27, 2014)

Rosetta approaches Churyumov-Gerasimenko (5 NavCam views, July 23-27, 2014)

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Rosetta approaches Churyumov-Gerasimenko (5 NavCam views, July 23-27, 2014)
Each day, the comet grows in Rosetta's forward view. These five views were taken with the Navigation Camera over five days. They are enlarged by a factor of two from their original resolution.

Some ESA images are licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike 3.0 IGO license, as explained here.

Original image data dated on or about July 27, 2014

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