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Telephoto view of the flank of Mount Sharp, Curiosity sol 17

Telephoto view of the flank of Mount Sharp, Curiosity sol 17

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NASA / JPL / MSSS / Fred B.

Telephoto view of the flank of Mount Sharp, Curiosity sol 17
Curiosity took this photo of the flank of Mount Sharp on Sol 17 (August 23, 2012). It was returned to Earth without compression, so it needed to be demosaiced to reveal its color.

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: Fred B.

Original image data dated on or about August 23, 2012

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