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Erosion by Scarp Retreat in Gale Crater

Erosion by Scarp Retreat in Gale Crater

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Erosion by Scarp Retreat in Gale Crater
Curiosity took this photo from Yellowknife Bay, looking west-northwest up a series of scarps created by wind erosion.
More information here: http://photojournal.jpl.nasa.gov/catalog/PIA17603

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Original image data dated on or about February 14, 2013

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