Probe Scans Comet’s True Shape | Animated Image Set
By Steve Spaleta, Space.com Senior Producer |
Imagery from the Rosetta mission has been used to create a visualization of periodic comet 67P/Churyumov–Gerasimenko. The probe will insert itself into orbit around the comet in the first week of August 2014.
credit : ESA/Rosetta/MPS for OSIRIS Team MPS/UPD/LAM/IAA/SSO/INTA/UPM/DASP/IDA