Scale comparison of comets visited by spacecraft as of 2014
Filed under Rosetta and Philae, pretty pictures, scale comparisons, comets, comet Wild 2, Deep Impact, Stardust, amateur image processing, comet Churyumov-Gerasimenko, comet Halley, comet Hartley 2, comet Tempel 1, comet Halley armada, Deep Space 1, comet Borrelly
For more information and the latest version of this image, visit planetary.org/cometscale.
Here is a version of the image with an earlier view of Churyumov-Gerasimenko.
Original image data dated on or about August 3, 2014.
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