Curiosity Mission Updates
Sol 2164: Science and Good Times at Rock HallWritten by Kristen Bennett on 12.18.2018
NASA's Mars rover Curiosity acquired this image using its Mast Camera (Mastcam) on Sol 2262 Credit: NASA/JPL-Caltech/MSSS
We are still very excited and happy that the final drill hole, "Rock Hall," on Vera Rubin Ridge was successful over the weekend. Now we get to analyze the drilled sample with rover instruments. We are planning one sol today, and the big event will be delivering some of the Rock Hall sample to the CheMin instrument.
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