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Mark Adler
post Feb 7 2007, 03:21 AM
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Opportunity just clicked over a bunch of zeros on the odometer this afternoon. The current reading is 10,023.19 m.
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DEChengst
post Feb 8 2007, 07:49 PM
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WOOHOO! Keep them wheel.gif

Question for Dr. Adler:

Do those 10,023.19 meters include the "distance" just spinning the wheels at Purgatory Dune, or is it the distance Oppy actually moved ?

(Not that it really matters as I take any reason to celebrate some rover achievement wink.gif)


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- Mark Adler   10,000 meters   Feb 7 2007, 03:21 AM
- - fredk   Congratulations to all the team! And many...   Feb 7 2007, 03:37 AM
- - jamescanvin   Congrats to the team on another amazing milestone....   Feb 7 2007, 03:56 AM
- - ElkGroveDan   Congratulations and welcome to UMSF, Dr. Adler.   Feb 7 2007, 04:09 AM
- - monitorlizard   A bit of trivia: Opportunity has only 517 meters t...   Feb 7 2007, 04:41 AM
- - Nix   Bravo, and welcome! After a lot of tough deci...   Feb 7 2007, 05:13 AM
- - Bobby   This may be a silly Question but has Oppy or Spiri...   Feb 7 2007, 05:56 AM
- - dvandorn   No, neither MER is close to any one of the LRVs in...   Feb 7 2007, 06:05 AM
|- - climber   QUOTE (dvandorn @ Feb 7 2007, 07:05 AM) A...   Feb 10 2007, 09:19 AM
- - Astro0   Let me add my personal thanks for this wonderful j...   Feb 7 2007, 06:17 AM
- - ustrax   QUOTE (Mark Adler @ Feb 7 2007, 03:21 AM)...   Feb 7 2007, 09:52 AM
- - djellison   10,000 metres - I think that means it neads a new ...   Feb 7 2007, 11:39 AM
|- - Mark Adler   QUOTE (djellison @ Feb 7 2007, 03:39 AM) ...   Feb 8 2007, 12:00 AM
|- - djellison   QUOTE (Mark Adler @ Feb 8 2007, 12:00 AM)...   Feb 8 2007, 12:17 AM
- - AlexBlackwell   PIA09173: Opportunity Passes 10-Kilometer Mark   Feb 8 2007, 12:09 AM
- - nprev   ...or a hole-in-one at the very center of Enduranc...   Feb 8 2007, 12:51 AM
- - elakdawalla   Nprev, Mark Adler isn't Mission Manager for th...   Feb 8 2007, 03:03 AM
- - nprev   I stand happily corrected, Emily...and your questi...   Feb 8 2007, 03:05 AM
- - mars loon   Welcome Mark and congratulations to you and the e...   Feb 8 2007, 05:41 AM
- - mchan   Another thanks! And good job!   Feb 8 2007, 06:36 AM
- - Tesheiner   This is the approximate position of the 10km mark ...   Feb 8 2007, 09:58 AM
- - MichaelT   I would also like to congratulate the whole team f...   Feb 8 2007, 10:25 AM
- - Ant103   It's unbelievable how far the rovers has gone....   Feb 8 2007, 11:46 AM
- - Tesheiner   I'm pretty sure future missions will surpass t...   Feb 8 2007, 01:38 PM
- - micvoo   Why did Opportunity move so far away from the edge...   Feb 8 2007, 07:07 PM
|- - centsworth_II   QUOTE (micvoo @ Feb 8 2007, 02:07 PM) Why...   Feb 8 2007, 07:24 PM
- - DEChengst   WOOHOO! Keep them Question for Dr. Adler: ...   Feb 8 2007, 07:49 PM
- - PhilCo126   I guess 10000 meters really driven distance as mea...   Feb 9 2007, 06:01 PM
- - climber   I guess that Dr Adler never thought he'll post...   Feb 9 2007, 09:46 PM
- - nprev   Agreed...sometimes I can't believe what an imp...   Feb 10 2007, 01:58 AM


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