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Paul Hammond

Latest Processed Space Images

MAHLI dog's eye view of Prays Brook, Curiosity sol 1714

June 13, 2017

An outcrop of Murray formation close to Vera Rubin Ridge bears a layer of gray-toned rock above the more ordinary-looking orange mudstone.

Rhodes Cliff, Curiosity sol 1700 (May 18, 2017)

June 13, 2017

Curiosity spent a busy weekend analyzing this outcrop of Murray formation bedrock on sols 1702-1704. The outcrop contains veins as well as Murray materials of a variety of colors ("gray", "pink", and "orange", to geologists).

Dike Peak, Curiosity sol 1705

June 13, 2017

Veins more resistant than host rock make for weird geometry in these blocks eroded from Murray formation bedrock, visible as Curiosity approached Vera Rubin Ridge on sol 1705 (May 23, 2017).

astronaut on Phobos
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