Opportunity’s Shadow

This self-portrait of Mars Exploration Rover Opportunity was taken on sol 180 in July 2004 as the rover began it’s descent into Endurance Crater:
Sunset on Mars
Image credit: Mars Exploration Rover Mission, JPL, NASA

Endurance seems so long ago, and Opportunity has continued on to Victoria Crater and ultimately will attempt to reach Endeaver Crater after a two year, 22 kilometer (7 mile) drive.

Posted on June 25, 2009
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