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El Capitan

         This mosaic was acquired by the Mars Exploration Rover Opportunity on Sol 027 (February 20, 2004). About a meter of outcrop is shown in this mosaic, which was taken from within Eagle Crater.
         Pancam's 753nm, 535nm, and 432nm filters were used in making this mosaic. Two versions are provided at full resolution: an approximate true color rendering, and a false color rendering which enhances the subtle color differences in the scene.



Jim Bell
Pancam Instrument Lead
March 18, 2008

Full Resolution Images
True Color Thumb
  True Color   .jpg    .tif
  Image size: 2403 x 1097
False Color Thumb
  False Color    .jpg    .tif
  Image size: 2403 x 1097

   Image credit: NASA/JPL/Cornell
   Image mosaicking:
     Elaina McCartney,
     Jon Beans Proton,
     Jonathan Joseph
   Calibration and color
   rendering: CCC
   and the Pancam team (Jim Bell)
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