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Outcrop on north side of Moonlight Valley, Curiosity sol 538

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Outcrop on north side of Moonlight Valley, Curiosity sol 538 After crossing Dingo Gap into Moonlight Valley, Curiosity took this panorama of the north slope of the valley. Several distinct layers of rocks are exposed -- some massive and blocky, others laminated, some showing cross-bedding.

NASA / JPL / MSSS / Thomas Appéré

Original image data dated on or about February 9, 2014.

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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: Thomas Appéré


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