Stunning new panorama from Mars rover Opportunity

The Greeley panorama, composed of 817 separate images, showing the previous winter resting spot for the Opportunity rover. Credit: NASA / JPL-Caltech / Cornell / Arizona State University

beautiful new panorama taken by the rover Opportunity on Mars shows the rover’s winter resting place where it waited out the colder temperatures and less power before resuming driving again a few weeks ago. The parking spot, nicknamed Greeley Haven, is an outcrop on the edge of the massive Endeavour crater.

The 360 degree view, taken with the rover’s Pancam camera, shows Greeley Haven, Endeavour, rover tracks and portions of the rover itself.

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One Thought on “Stunning new panorama from Mars rover Opportunity

  1. Hiro Fukumoto on July 26, 2012 at 7:41 pm said:

    I can’t believe it’s been over eight years that opportunity has been going, astounding really!

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