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The Bruce Murray Space Image Library

Luis de Torres brushed

Filed under pretty pictures, spacecraft, amateur image processing, Mars, Mars Exploration Rovers, Opportunity

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Luis de Torres brushed 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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This work is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial-ShareAlike 3.0 Unported License. For uses not allowed by that license, contact us to request publication permission from the copyright holder: Stuart Atkinson


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