The Bruce Murray Space Image Library
Murray Buttes in color
Filed under pretty pictures, Mars, Curiosity (Mars Science Laboratory), Mars Reconnaissance Orbiter
A HiRISE image of the landscape of buttes and polygonally fractured bedrock that represents a passage for Curiosity through the black sand dunes between her landing site and Mount Sharp. The photo was taken on March 14, 2014. Lower-resolution color data has been used to colorize a higher-resolution monochrome image. The full image is about 1 kilometer wide.
NASA / JPL / UA / Emily Lakdawalla
Original image here.
Original image data dated on or about March 14, 2014.
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