The Bruce Murray Space Image Library
Curiosity wheel panorama, sol 529
Filed under pretty pictures, pics of spacecraft in space, amateur image processing, spacecraft, Mars, Curiosity (Mars Science Laboratory)
As Curiosity approached Dingo Gap, it was taking images of the wheels following every drive in order to monitor wheel degradation. Here, the wheels have picked up sand from the sand drift across Dingo Gap.
NASA / JPL / MSSS / Damia Bouic
Original image data dated on or about January 31, 2014.
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