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3D view of Curiosity's landing site from HiRISE

3D view of Curiosity's landing site from HiRISE

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NASA / JPL / UA / dot by Emily Lakdawalla

3D view of Curiosity's landing site from HiRISE

For a 3D view of the landing site, HiRISE took two photos from slightly different angles. The white dot marks the spot where Curiosity landed. The scale at full resolution is about 1 meter per pixel. North is about 7 degrees to the right of up (the images are aligned along Mars Reconnaissance Orbiter's orbital path). More formats: Left stereo | Right stereo

This is a red-blue anaglyph. Use 3D glasses (red over left eye, blue over right) to see it in 3D.

Source page on HiRISE website >

Here is a full-resolution version in PNG format, from which left and right images can be separated. Warning: 55 MB!

Most NASA images are in the public domain. Reuse of this image is governed by NASA's image use policy.

Original image data dated on or about November 2, 2008

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