The Bruce Murray Space Image Library
Panoramic view of southeastern foothills of Gale's central mound, Curiosity sol 51
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A mosaic of three Mastcam-100 images taken on sol 51 facing southeast. There is no sky visible in this view; occupying the distance is Gale's crater rim.
NASA / JPL / MSSS / Emily Lakdawalla
Original images: 0051MR0231015000E1_DXXX - 0051MR0231014000E1_DXXX - 0051MR0231013000E1_DXXX
Here is a context view. This panorama is represented by the right box. The left box corresponds to another panorama taken on sol 50. n
NASA / JPL / Damia Bouic
Context image for Curiosity sol 50 and 51 Mastcam-100 panoramas
Part of the sol 50 Navcam panorama, with the locations of two Mastcam panoramas highlighted.
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Original image data dated on or about September 27, 2012
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