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Dusty and Clean Arrays

Dusty and Clean Arrays

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Dusty and Clean Arrays
Opportunity took these Pancam self-portraits on sols 3536-8 (4-6 Jan 2014), left, when the solar arrays were coated in powdery Martian dust, and on sol 3611 (22 March 2014), right, after the winds of Mars whisked off much of the dust from the arrays.

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Original image data dated on or about March 22, 2014

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