Waves of Sand on Mars

     

Waves of Sand on Mars

The El Dorado Dune Field dominates this 160-degree view. The Mars Rover Spirit spent several days exploring this area and acquiring images and data on the physical characteristics of this large basaltic sand sheet, before moving downhill toward Home Plate.

Image Number: WEB13446-2013
Credit: NASA/JPL-Caltech/Cornell University
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