PIA06714: Hilly Surroundings (polar)
Target Name: Mars
Is a satellite of: Sol (our sun)
Mission: Mars Exploration Rover (MER)
Spacecraft: Spirit
Instrument: Navigation Camera
Product Size: 4099 x 4099 pixels (width x height)
Produced By: JPL
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Full-Res JPEG: PIA06714.jpg (1.786 MB)

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Original Caption Released with Image:

This 360-degree view shows the terrain surrounding NASA's Mars Exploration Rover Spirit on the rover's 189th sol on Mars (July 15, 2004). It was assembled from images taken by the rover's navigation camera at a position referred to as Site 72, which is at the base of the "West Spur" portion of the "Columbia Hills." The view is presented in a polar projection with geometrical seam correction.

Image Credit:
NASA/JPL

Image Addition Date:
2004-07-22