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There have been, as far as I can find, 8 HiRISE obs of PHX released to the HiRISE website at full res (i.e. not 2x2 binned)

Of those, 5 are really quite good, 3 are not so great.

So I've overlaid the interesting parts to see any changes. The parachute folds over a bit at some point between Aug 23rd and Sept 19th - other than that, nothing really to see.

The different observing angles are very very obvious when you look at the back-shell on its side. Have a go at convincing yourself you can see changed in the arm work-volume. I couldn't quite see anything.
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post Jan 3 2009, 12:45 AM
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It seems to me that the chute is still attached to the backshell, it is, isn't it?

Thanks for posting those Doug, and thanks also Zvezdichko for that interesting link. I hope we can get another photo shoot in before darkness arrives.
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- djellison   PHX + HiRISE   Jan 1 2009, 06:02 PM
- - Zvezdichko   An update. According to this publication: http://...   Jan 2 2009, 08:21 PM
- - Oersted   It seems to me that the chute is still attached to...   Jan 3 2009, 12:45 AM
|- - Hungry4info   QUOTE (Oersted @ Jan 2 2009, 06:45 PM) It...   Jan 3 2009, 02:54 AM
|- - djellison   QUOTE (Oersted @ Jan 3 2009, 12:45 AM) It...   Jan 3 2009, 05:46 PM
- - ElkGroveDan   Wouldn't it be funny after a really big storm ...   Jan 3 2009, 06:09 PM
- - djellison   Strong winds could probably do it if the chute wer...   Jan 3 2009, 06:14 PM
- - Stu   Some Phoenix-from-HiRISE pics on my Phoenixpics bl...   Mar 11 2009, 07:05 AM
- - jasedm   These are great Stu! I miss the mission too.   Mar 11 2009, 08:10 PM
- - Astro0   Stu, your PHX-HiRISE images made it as a link on t...   Mar 15 2009, 10:31 AM
- - Stu   Thanks for the heads-up Astro0, I'm quite chuf...   Mar 15 2009, 11:30 AM
- - djellison   Spotted a new ESP image - it's been up a while...   Jul 31 2009, 09:05 PM
- - Sunspot   Is the HiRISE camera's image quality slowly de...   Jul 31 2009, 09:46 PM
- - ElkGroveDan   When was this new image taken?   Jul 31 2009, 10:45 PM
- - nprev   Yes...and did they also snap Phoenix? (I'm gue...   Jul 31 2009, 11:58 PM
- - djellison   It saw all the pieces http://hirise.lpl.arizona.e...   Aug 1 2009, 07:34 AM
- - Sunspot   Full inline quote of previous post removed - Mod ...   Aug 1 2009, 10:26 AM
- - ugordan   Without going into the actual image and lighting g...   Aug 1 2009, 11:36 AM

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