PIA04928: Mars Exploration Rover, Vertical (Artist's Concept)
Mission: Mars Exploration Rover (MER)
Spacecraft: Spirit
Opportunity
Product Size: 2500 x 3400 pixels (width x height)
Produced By: JPL
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December 15, 2003

An artist's concept portrays a NASA Mars Exploration Rover on the surface of Mars. Two rovers, Spirit and Opportunity, will reach Mars in January 2004. Each has the mobility and toolkit to function as a robotic geologist.

NASA's Jet Propulsion Laboratory, Pasadena, Calif., manages the Mars Exploration Rover Project for the NASA Office of Space Science, Washington, D.C.

Image Credit:
NASA/JPL/Cornell University/Maas Digital

Image Addition Date:
2003-12-15