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Curiosity as seen from HiRISE, 12 days after landing

Curiosity as seen from HiRISE, 12 days after landing

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Curiosity as seen from HiRISE, 12 days after landing
HiRISE's best opportunity to observe Curiosity right after landing came on sol 12, August 17, 2012.

The original image can be found here.

The photo shows amazing detail on the rover. Here's a full-resolution view:

And here is the same view, zoomed in 300%, and annotated:

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Original image data dated on or about August 17, 2012

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