Detail View: NASA Planetary Photo Journal Collection: Rover wheel & tracks - color

Title: 
Rover wheel & tracks - color
Original Caption Released with Image: 
This view from the Sojourner rover's rear color camera shows wheel tracks in the orange-red martian soil. One of the rover's cleated wheels is visible at left. 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 an operating division of the California Institute of Technology (Caltech).
Addition Date: 
1997-07-11
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: 
440 samples x 421 lines
Primary Data Set: 
MARS_PATHFINDER_PAGE
Producer ID: 
P48903 MRPS81315
facet_what: 
MPF
facet_where: 
California
Image #: 
PIA00671
UID: 
SPD-PHOTJ-PIA00671
original url: 
http://photojournal.jpl.nasa.gov/catalog/PIA00671