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Mars, Viking Lander 1's first color image of Mars' surface

The first color image of Mars from Viking Lander 1. Note the abundance of jagged rocks, the result of material tossed out of the sites of meteorite impacts and/or volcanic events.

 

Source: photojournal.jpl.nasa.gov/catalog/PIA00563

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Taken on January 8, 2010