Martian Surface

     

Martian Surface

Tiny spherules pepper a sandy surface in this 3-centimeter (1.2-inch) square view of the Martian surface. The largest one is broken in half and shows little internal texture—typical of these “blueberries” on the Meridiani Plains. Opportunity took this image while the target was shadowed by the rover’s instrument arm.

Image Number: WEB13449-2013
Credit: NASA/JPL-Caltech/Cornell/USGS/Cathy Weitz
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