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A day in the life of a rear Hazcam

A day in the life of a rear Hazcam

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NASA / JPL / Seán Doran

A day in the life of a rear Hazcam
Curiosity took the images for this animation over a 24-hour period on sols 2209 and 2210 (23-24 October 2018). Engineers were testing the cameras' response to Mars' temperature changes from day to night. (Temperatures vary from daytime to nighttime by about 70 degrees Celsius or 120 degrees Fahrenheit.)

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

Original image data dated on or about October 24, 2018

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