The Bruce Murray Space Image Library
Luis de Torres brushed
Filed under pretty pictures, spacecraft, amateur image processing, Mars, Mars Exploration Rovers, Opportunity
took this image of Luis de Torres, a target in the Yuma area along the southeastern rim of Santa Maria Crater. The rover is currently examining the target to determine its content and if these rocks are the source of the hydrated sulfate signal detected from orbit by the CRISM
intrument onboard the Mars Reconnaissance Orbiter.
NASA / JPL-Caltech / Cornell / colorization by S. Atkinson
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