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Caprock and sand ripples, Curiosity sol 679
Filed under pretty pictures, Mars, Curiosity (Mars Science Laboratory)
Curiosity paused on sol 679 (over the Fourth of July holiday weekend), before beginning to cross the Zabriskie Plateau, to capture this view of alternating sand ripples and low buttes formed by a resistant caprock.
NASA / JPL / MSSS / Emily Lakdawalla
Original image data dated on or about July 4, 2014.
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