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The Bruce Murray Space Image Library

Whale Rock, sol 842

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Whale Rock, sol 842 Wind has eroded the thinly bedded rock of Whale Rock into incredibly thin plates. This outcrop is near the highest elevation of the Pahrump Hills field site.

NASA / JPL / MSSS / Emily Lakdawalla

Original image data dated on or about December 19, 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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