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In Images: Rosetta Spacecraft's Last Comet Photos During Crash-Landing

Comet 67P from 14.2 miles (22.8 km)


Rosetta’s OSIRIS narrow-angle camera captured this image of Comet 67P/Churyumov-Gerasimenko at 1:49 p.m. EDT (17:49 GMT) on Sept. 29 when the spacecraft was 14.2 miles (22.8 km) from the surface.

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