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Colour image of Beagle-2 on Mars

Date: 16 January 2015
Satellite: Mars Express
Depicts: Beagle-2 on surface of Mars
Copyright: HiRISE/NASA/Leicester

The UK-led Beagle-2 Mars lander, which hitched a ride on ESA's Mars Express mission and was lost on Mars since 2003, has been found in images taken by NASA's Mars Reconnaissance Orbiter. This colour image has been sharpened to show possible details of the Beagle-2 lander on the surface of Mars.


Last Update: 16 January 2015

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