PIA06782: Where the Rocks Reside
Target Name: Mars
Is a satellite of: Sol (our sun)
Mission: Mars Exploration Rover (MER)
Spacecraft: Spirit
Instrument: Panoramic Camera
Product Size: 906 x 1002 pixels (width x height)
Produced By: Cornell University
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Original Caption Released with Image:

This image taken by the Mars Exploration Rover Spirit shows an outcrop of layered bedrock in the "Columbia Hills." It was taken by the rover's panoramic camera on sol 217 (Aug. 13, 2004).

Image Credit:
NASA/JPL/Cornell

Image Addition Date:
2004-08-19