Opportunity Studying A Football-Field Size Crater

Pasadena CA (JPL) Dec 28, 2010 On Dec. 16, 2010, NASA’s Mars Exploration Rover Opportunity reached a crater about the size of a football field-some 90 meters (295 feet) in diameter. The rover team plans to use cameras and spectrometers during the next several weeks to examine rocks exposed at the crater, informally named “Santa Maria.” A mosaic of image frames taken by Opportunity’s navigation camera on Dec. 16 sh

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