Making Tracks on Mars

Making Tracks on Mars

This picture shows a marks left by NASA’s Curiosity corsair on Aug. 22, 2012, as it finished the initial exam expostulate on Mars. The corsair went brazen 15 feet (4.5 meters), rotated 120 degrees and afterwards topsy-turvy 8.2 feet (2.5 meters). Curiosity is now 20 feet (6 meters) from the alighting site, named Bradbury Landing.

This picture was taken by a front Hazard-Avoidance camera, that has a fisheye lens.

Image credit: NASA/JPL-Caltech