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Opportunity's Parting Shot Was a Beautiful Panorama

12 Mar 2019, 21:42 UTC
Opportunity's Parting Shot Was a Beautiful Panorama NASA/JPL-Caltech/Cornell/ASU

Over 29 days last spring, NASA's Mars Exploration Rover Opportunity documented this 360-degree panorama from multiple images taken at what would become its final resting spot in Perseverance Valley. Located on the inner slope of the western rim of Endurance Crater, Perseverance Valley is a system of shallow troughs descending eastward about the length of two football fields from the crest of Endeavor's rim to its floor.

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