PIA05049: Mars in Full View
Target Name: Mars
Is a satellite of: Sol (our sun)
Mission: Mars Exploration Rover (MER)
Spacecraft: Spirit
Instrument: Panoramic Camera
Product Size: 11174 x 1385 pixels (width x height)
Produced By: Cornell University
Full-Res TIFF: PIA05049.tif (30.5 MB)
Full-Res JPEG: PIA05049.jpg (1.943 MB)
QuickTime VR: PIA05049.mov (2.148 MB)

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Click on the image for Mars in Full View (QTVR)
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This is a medium-resolution version of the first 360-degree panoramic view of the martian surface, taken on Mars by the Mars Exploration Rover Spirit's panoramic camera. Part of the spacecraft can be seen in the lower corner regions. (A higher-resolution image will be made available once it has been processed.)

Image Credit:
NASA/JPL/Cornell

Image Addition Date:
2004-01-12