Rosetta's comet landing captured in 3D

November 23, 2014 11:20 PM

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Rosetta's comet landing captured in 3D

London: Get your red-blue glasses ready as Rosetta Lander Imaging System (ROLIS) aboard the European Space Agency`s Philae lander has captured an incredible 3D image.

As Philae approached Comet 67P/Churyumov-Gerasimenko on 12 November 2014, the lander's downward-looking camera ROLIS took images of the descent. In the top right of the field of view, one of the landing gear feet can be seen.

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