Sunday, August 3, 2014

Sunrise at the Comet

Using recent OSIRIS shape models and images, scientists at the Laboratoire d'Astrophysique de Marseille, France, have created this 'trailer' for Rosetta's arrival at comet 67P/Churyumov-Gerasimenko on 6 August.

Video credit: ESA/Rosetta/MPS for OSIRIS Team MSP/UPD/LAM/IAA/SSO/INTA/UPM/DASP/IDA - Animation: Laboratoire d'Astrophysique de Marseille

Note: For more information, see Amazing New Photo of Rosetta Comet, Rosetta Measures Comet’s Temperature, and Rosetta Takes Comet's Temperature.

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