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Boulders and blocks on comet Churyumov-Gerasimenko

Boulders and blocks on comet Churyumov-Gerasimenko

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Boulders and blocks on comet Churyumov-Gerasimenko
The largest boulders visible here are approximately 50 meters across. Rosetta took this photo with its OSIRIS Narrow-Angle Camera during the "Close Observation Phase" from a distance of only 10 kilometers on October 28, 2014.

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Original image data dated on or about October 28, 2014

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