Detail View: NASA Planetary Photo Journal Collection: Flat Top's Pitted Surface

Title: 
Flat Top's Pitted Surface
Original Caption Released with Image: 
This image of the rock "Flat Top" was taken from one of the Sojourner rover's front cameras on Sol 42. Pits on the edge of the rock and a fluted surface are clearly visible. The rocks in the left background comprise the Rock Garden. Mars Pathfinder is the second in NASA's Discovery program of low-cost spacecraft with highly focused science goals. The Jet Propulsion Laboratory, Pasadena, CA, developed and manages the Mars Pathfinder mission for NASA's Office of Space Science, Washington, D.C. JPL is a division of the California Institute of Technology (Caltech).
Addition Date: 
1997-08-27
Produced By: 
JPL
Mission: 
Mars Pathfinder (MPF)
Spacecraft: 
Mars Pathfinder Rover
Target Name: 
Mars
Is a satellite of: 
Sol (our sun)
Instrument: 
Rover Cameras
Product Size: 
540 samples x 343 lines
Primary Data Set: 
MARS_PATHFINDER_PAGE
Producer ID: 
MRPS83353
facet_what: 
MPF
facet_where: 
California
Image #: 
PIA00909
UID: 
SPD-PHOTJ-PIA00909
original url: 
http://photojournal.jpl.nasa.gov/catalog/PIA00909