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Curiosity Rover Reaches the Clay Unit in Gale Crater, Sol 2073
Posted by jbridges in Mars Science Laboratory Blog on February 7, 2019
After 20.1 km and 2073 sols of driving and science operations we have reached the next milestone of the Mars Science Laboratory mission – the Clay Unit. The presence of clay was predicted from near infrared remote spectroscopy and was one of the key reasons for selection of Gale Crater as the landing site. The […]
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