PIA16821: Simulation of Curiosity Rover Drilling into Martian Bedrock
Mission: Mars Science Laboratory (MSL)
Spacecraft: Curiosity
Product Size: 510 x 293 pixels (width x height)
Produced By: JPL
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This animation depicts NASA's Mars rover Curiosity drilling a hole to collect a rock-powder sample at a target site called "John Klein."

Image Credit:
NASA/JPL-Caltech

Image Addition Date:
2013-02-09