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This is a really cool image, put together by Doug Ellison, giving some context for the photos that the lander took of itself yesterday.
NASA / JPL / U. Arizona / Texas A & M / Doug Ellison
Phoenix 'Sol 0' images in context
In this mosaic, Doug Ellison has combined the images returned by Phoenix immediately after its landing (outlined in red) with a lander self-portrait taken by Phoenix during its pre-launch testing.
I'm getting a slow start to the morning, but will be up at JPL for the press briefing currently scheduled for 11 am my time (18:00 UTC). I will probably show up in the Ustream channel off and on this morning as well. Stay tuned!
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