Curiosity: Sandy patches ahead

1507-navcamSol 1507, November 1, 2016. As Curiosity continues its trek toward Mt. Sharp, the Navcam shows the rover is approaching terrain with increasing numbers of wind-rippled patches of sand. Not too much farther ahead these will grow in size and merge into sheets and dunes through the rover drivers must pick a safe path. Click image (1.3 MB) to enlarge it.

Sol 1507 raw images (from all cameras), and Curiosity’s latest location.

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