PIA12501: Front Camera View of Backward Drive, Sols 2145-2154
Target Name: Mars
Is a satellite of: Sol (our sun)
Mission: Mars Exploration Rover (MER)
Spacecraft: Spirit
Instrument: Hazcam
Product Size: 1024 x 512 pixels (width x height)
Produced By: JPL
Other Information: JPL News Release 2010-030
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This animation aids evaluation of NASA's Mars Exploration Rover Spirit's motion during five drives on sols 2145 through 2154 (Jan. 14 through Jan. 23, 2010).

The series of wide-angle views shown one after the other in this animation come from Spirit's front hazard-avoidance camera.

The view is toward the north, looking down at Spirit's front wheels.

Image Credit:
NASA/JPL-Caltech

Image Addition Date:
2010-01-26