The "Rosetta" Gallery

"Separation 3"

Artwork by Erik VIktor

Rosetta  

Rosetta Separation 3

2011 - Mission to a Comet

This digital illustration  by Erik Viktor  shows the separation of the Roland lander from the Rosetta mother ship.
Note the crater ridden landscape below with small and large impacts.

The comet is likely to have very interesting geological features combining, craters of different sizes, deep rifts and valleys, melted areas due to past activity, crystals.... etc....

 

© Erik Viktor/Spaceworld 2000

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