Hey That's No Asteroid - its Rosetta!

MPEC 2007-V70: EDITORIAL NOTICE, Minor Planet Electronic Circular

"A posting on the Minor Planet Mailing List by Denis Denisenko suggested that the object designated 2007 VN84 on MPEC 2007-V69 might be the Rosetta spacecraft. Our investigation of this possibility, using information from the Satellite Situation Center, show that this suggestion is indeed correct."

The Moon and Europe - Rosetta OSIRIS images

"As Rosetta closed in on Earth, swung by and then left on its course again, several instruments on the spacecraft were busy taking snaps. As it swung away, the OSIRIS camera also caught glimpses of the Moon."

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