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The Bruce Murray Space Image Library

Curiosity drills into its second rock, sol 279

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This sequence of images from the Front Hazard-Avoidance Camera on NASA's Mars rover Curiosity shows the rover drilling into a rock target "Cumberland" on May 19, 2013.


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This image is in the public domain. Original image data dated on or about May 19, 2013


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