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Map locating possible Beagle 2 landing site on Mars

Filed under Mars Global Surveyor, pretty pictures, pics of spacecraft in space, Mars Express, spacecraft, Mars, Mars Reconnaissance Orbiter

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Map locating possible Beagle 2 landing site on Mars This map consists of a Mars Reconnaissance Orbiter Context Camera image, colorized with data from Mars Global Surveyor's Wide-Angle Camera. The white rectangles represent the footprints of three HiRISE images that may contain Beagle 2 hardware. The cyan rectangle shows the color strip in one of those images. A "+" mark denotes the location of the possible landing site.

NASA / JPL / MSSS / UA / Doug Ellison / Emily Lakdawalla

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Original image data dated on or about December 15, 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: Doug Ellison : Emily Lakdawalla

 

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