NASA's Mars Pathfinder's forward rover ramp can be seen successfully unfurled in this image, taken in stereo by the Imager camera. The large rock dubbed 'Wedge' is at lower right. 3-D glasses are necessary to identify surface detail.
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Martian Terrain & Wedge in 3-D

An area of rough Martian terrain is prominent in this stereo image, taken by the Imager for Mars Pathfinder (IMP) on Sol 3. 3-D glasses are necessary to identify surface detail. The large rock dubbed "Wedge" is at lower right. The IMP is a stereo imaging system with color capability provided by 24 selectable filters -- twelve filters per "eye."

Click below to see the left and right views individually.

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Image details

ID#:
PIA00676

Date added:
1997-07-13

Target:
Mars

Mission:
Mars Pathfinder (MPF)

Spacecraft:
Mars Pathfinder Lander

Instruments:
Imager for Mars Pathfinder

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Full-Res TIFF:
PIA00676.tif (0.7 MB)

Full-Res JPG:
PIA00676.jpg (0.04 MB)

Image credit:
NASA/JPL