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Outcrop on north side of Moonlight Valley, Curiosity sol 538

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.

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Original image data dated on or about February 9, 2014

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