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Curiosity's observation tray, sol 2078

Curiosity's observation tray, sol 2078
Curiosity's observation tray, sol 2078 The observation tray is a titanium plate bolted to the front of the rover that can be used for examination of dropped samples. Here, it holds one Duluth portion dropped using the feed-extended sample transfer technique on sol 2078 (11 June 2018). The squares marked on the tray are 6.35 mm across; the tray is 75 mm in diameter. NASA / JPL / MSSS

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