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Spirit panorama, sol 1,793
Filed under pretty pictures, amateur image processing, Spirit, Mars Exploration Rovers, Mars
On Sol 1,793 (January 18, 2009), Spirit paused to contemplate the spot where it had spent all of 2008, the steep slope of "Home Plate north." Visible at right are the tracks Spirit left as it descended the slope, including a trench dug by its sticky right front wheel.
NASA / JPL-Caltech / Eduardo Tesheiner
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Original image data dated on or about January 18, 2009
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