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The Bruce Murray Space Image Library

Sunset over the Viking Lander

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Sunset over the Viking Lander This is a panoramic picture taken by Viking Lander 1 showing the famous 1976 "Viking Sunset" picture embedded inside a different late-afternoon hi-res panorama. Colors are retrieved from other images taken at sunset.

NASA / JPL / Olivier de Goursac

Original image data dated on or about August 20, 1976.

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This work is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial-NoDerivs 3.0 Unported License. For uses not allowed by that license, contact us to request publication permission from the copyright holder: Olivier de Goursac


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