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The Bruce Murray Space Image Library

HiRISE color swaths over the Opportunity field site

Filed under pretty pictures, Opportunity, amateur image processing, Mars Exploration Rovers, trajectory diagrams, Mars, Mars Reconnaissance Orbiter

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HiRISE color swaths over the Opportunity field site HiRISE images contain a central, skinny color swath about 1 kilometer wide. Since Mars Reconnaissance Orbiter arrived at Mars, it has fairly thoroughly covered the Opportunity field area with color images, with only a few gaps. The area around Victoria crater and the western rim of Endeavour crater were repeatedly imaged.

NASA / JPL / UA / Emily Lakdawalla

Original image data dated on or about November 18, 2016.

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This work is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial-ShareAlike 3.0 Unported License. For uses not allowed by that license, contact us to request publication permission from the copyright holder: Emily Lakdawalla

 

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