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Philae touchdown (artist's concept)

Philae touchdown (artist's concept)

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ESA Rosetta / Philae / CIVA / via CNES / processed by Emily Lakdawalla

Philae touchdown (artist's concept)
Still image from animation of Philae separating from Rosetta and descending to the surface of comet 67P/Churyumov-Gerasimenko in November 2014.

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Original image data dated on or about February 17, 2014

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