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Curiosity's observation tray, sol 571

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Curiosity's observation tray, sol 571 This tray is mounted to the front of the rover; Curiosity can drop samples onto it in order to inspect them visually. Curiosity took this photo of the empty observation tray as a "before" image in preparation for arm and sampling work at Kimberley on sol 571 (March 15, 2014).


Original image data dated on or about March 15, 2014.

Most NASA images are in the public domain. Reuse of this image is governed by NASA's image use policy.


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