Viking Lander 2 On Mars

Viking Lander 2 On Mars

First photo taken by Viking 2 minutes after the spacecraft touched down on Mars on September 3, 1976. The scene reveals a wide variety of rocks littering a surface of fine-grained deposit.

  • Catalog Number: NASA-PIA00396
  • Credit: NASA/JPL
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