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The Base of Mount Sharp, Curiosity sol 752

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The Base of Mount Sharp, Curiosity sol 752 Curiosity paused on a rise in order to look ahead at Pahrump Hills, the rock unit interpreted to be the lowest accessible layer of Mount Sharp. Mount Sharp looms beyond the black sand dune field in the distance.

NASA / JPL / MSSS / Emily Lakdawalla

Original image data dated on or about September 17, 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: Emily Lakdawalla


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