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Transit of the Sun by Deimos, Curiosity sol 2350

Transit of the Sun by Deimos, Curiosity sol 2350

NASA / JPL-Caltech / MSSS

Transit of the Sun by Deimos, Curiosity sol 2350
This series of images shows the Martian moon Daimos as it crossed in front of the Sun as seen by Curiosity on 17 March 2019. The event has been sped up by a factor of 10; the entire eclipse lasted about 35 seconds.

The images have been enlarged from the original, which is available here.

Most NASA images are in the public domain. Reuse of this image is governed by NASA's image use policy.

Original image data dated on or about March 17, 2019

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