CometWatch – 13 August

Rosetta navigation camera (NAVCAM) image taken on 13 August 2014 from about 115 km from comet 67P/C-G, shortly after the manoeuvre yesterday to adjust the spacecraft's trajectory at the comet.

Full-frame NAVCAM image taken on 13 August 2014 from a distance of about 115 km from comet 67P/Churyumov-Gerasimenko. Credits: ESA/Rosetta/NAVCAM

Full-frame NAVCAM image taken on 13 August 2014 from a distance of about 115 km from comet 67P/Churyumov-Gerasimenko. Credits: ESA/Rosetta/NAVCAM

 

Comments

6 Comments

  • David Williams says:

    The small round feature right of centre seems to have the appearance of a volcano! Could this be a vent?
    Incredible photos

  • Laurie Morrison says:

    Are these images taken in black & white?
    I wonder if there is any color to the surface features. Fantastic science, thank you

  • raymundo dionicio says:

    Airfield at twelve.

    :)

  • Paul Bentley says:

    Thats looks like a clear landing spot in that pic !

  • raymundo dionicio says:

    regolith spherules or just
    too round boulders?

  • Bharat Kumar says:

    the round shape of upper side, it's right edge is looks like cutting sharply and the field of middle is very plane besides of other surface. looks like something wipes that area.

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