The Bruce Murray Space Image Library
Curiosity Navcam panorama, sols 168-9
Filed under pretty pictures, amateur image processing, Curiosity (Mars Science Laboratory), Mars
On sol 168, Curiosity took in the view of "Yellowknife Bay" in the foreground and the distant peak of Mount Sharp in the background. The "John Klein" sampling area is within reach of the robotic arm, which has pressed the APXS elemental analyzer against a spot of bedrock.
NASA / JPL / Damia Bouic
Original image data dated on or about January 25, 2012.
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