Rosetta Selfie

As the European Space Agency’s Rosetta spacecraft zeros in on Comet 67P/Churyumov-Gerasimenko, it gets a better and better view of the rough surface its lander, Philae, will descend upon on November 12. The spacecraft took this “selfie” on October 7 using a camera on Philae, showing Rosetta’s solar panels and the comet just 16 km away.


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