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Changing light on a butte and distant crater rim, Curiosity sol 1447
Filed under pretty pictures, amateur image processing, Mars, Curiosity (Mars Science Laboratory), animation
Curiosity performed three sets of observations of near and distant horizon and sky on sol 1447 to study the amount of dust in the atmosphere. The three images were taken at 07:27, 10:46, and 15:08 local mean solar time, seeing shadows shift on a nearby butte.
NASA / JPL / MSSS / Emily Lakdawalla
Original image data dated on or about September 1, 2016.
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