July 23, 2004
This 360-degree view of the terrain surrounding NASA's Mars Exploration Rover Spirit was taken on the rover's 189th sol on Mars (July 15, 2004). It was assembled from images taken by the rover's navigation camera at a position referred to as Site 72, which is at the base of the West Spur portion of the Columbia Hills. The view is presented in a cylindrical projection with geometrical seam correction.
Topics: Rover, Mars Exploration Rover, Spirit rover, Hazcam, Columbia Hills, Spirit rover timeline for 2005 April, Mars, Environment