Methyl Chloride in Comet 67P/C-G

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Credit: B. Saxton (NRAO/AUI/NSF)

Approximate location of comet 67P/C-G when the Rosetta space probe discovered traces of methyl chloride -- the same molecule detected by ALMA around the IRAS 16293-2422 star-forming region -- along with other molecules.

Image Source: https://public.nrao.edu/?post_type=release=8648

Curator: NRAO/AUI/NSF, Charlottesville, Virginia, USA

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Image Type
Collage
Object Name
Comet 67P/C-G
Subject - Solar System
Interplanetary Body > Comet

Distance

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Subject Category
A.2.2  
Subject Name
Comet 67P/C-G
Credits
B. Saxton (NRAO/AUI/NSF)
Release Date
Lightyears
5.39E-5
Redshift
5.39E-5
Reference Url
https://public.nrao.edu/?post_type=release=8648
Type
Collage
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NRAO/AUI/NSF
URL
https://public.nrao.edu
Name
NRAO/AUI/NSF
Email
outreach@nrao.edu
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520 Edgemont Road
City
Charlottesville
State/Province
Virginia
Publisher
NRAO/AUI/NSF
Publisher ID
nrao
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Metadata Date
2018-05-14T12:26:26-04:00
Metadata Version
1.1
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