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Rosetta Mission
Comet Mapping (Webcast)
Date: August 15, 2014
Running Time: 00:49:00
Join us as Rosetta moves ever closer to Comet 67P/Churyumov-Gerasimenko’s nucleus. Now less than 200 kilometers from the comet’s nucleus, Rosetta images show the comet’s spin-axis orientation, angular velocity, major landmarks, and other basic characteristics. When Rosetta is within about 25 kilometers of the nucleus, the spacecraft will ... More »
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