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Churyumov-Gerasimenko: Into the Light

ESA / Rosetta / NavCam / Mattias Malmer

Churyumov-Gerasimenko: Into the Light
This movie of comet Churyumov-Gerasimenko rotating was generated by draping the September 24, 2014 NavCam photo over a 3D model of the comet.

For more information about how this movie was made and links to more synthetic 3D images, read this blog post.

This work is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial-ShareAlike 3.0 Unported License. For uses not allowed by that license, contact us to request publication permission from the copyright holder: Mattias Malmer

Original image data dated on or about September 24, 2014

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