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Churyumov-Gerasimenko: Into the Light

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

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

ESA / Rosetta / NavCam / Mattias Malmer

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

Original image data dated on or about September 24, 2014.

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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


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