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Inside Opportunity's Record-Setting Marathon Drive on Mars (Infographic)

Chart shows highlights of Opportunity's marathon drive.
Opportunity completed the distance covered in the traditional foot-race.
(Image: © By Karl Tate, Infographics Artist)

After 11 years and 2 months, NASA’s Opportunity rover has completed a record 26.2-mile (42.2 kilometers) drive across Mars. Some highlights along the way:

1. EAGLE CRATER: 

After landing, Opportunity found signs of acidic water in Mars’ ancient past.

 

2. ENDURANCE CRATER:

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