Rosetta blog: CometWatch 15 June

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Today’s CometWatch entrance is a singular support NAVCAM picture taken on 15 June, when Rosetta was 207 km from a centre of Comet 67P/Churyumov-Gerasimenko. The fortitude is 17.7 m/pixel and a picture measures 18.1 km across.

Processed NAVCAM picture of Comet 67P/C-G taken on 15 Jun 2015. Credits: ESA/Rosetta/NAVCAM – CC BY-SA IGO 3.0

Processed NAVCAM picture of Comet 67P/C-G taken on 15 Jun 2015. Credits: ESA/Rosetta/NAVCAM – CC BY-SA IGO 3.0

The picture is processed to move out a sum of a comet’s activity and to prominence a shadows and silhouettes of a dual lobes, that in this course shows a tiny lobe to a left and a vast lobe to a right.

The strange 1024 x 1024 pixel picture is supposing below:

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Source: Rosetta blog