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Stu
post Nov 21 2011, 02:30 PM
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Oppy seems to have stopped to catch her breath at Turkey Haven, and the latest Hazcams show she is preparing to spend some time studying the rocks there, so this seems like a good time to start a new topic.

If you have any images/observations to share relating to Oppy's approach to Turkey Haven, please post them in the previous thread.

To start us going, here's my take on Oppy's view of Turkey Haven - not suggesting the colours are particularly realistic, but they do show, I think, the great variety of tones and hues visible on the rocks at this intriguing place...

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post Nov 26 2011, 11:16 AM
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Be on the lookout this weekend-- there are a couple of nice sequences in the pipeline.

The sequence P2577 with the b o r i n g name "photometry east" is a neat example of differential erosion-- the relatively resistant dark and blocky beds adjacent to the soft and weathering light and sandy beds. Example attached.

And "Mpangeni", struggling to get thru the pipeline, is enough to get a geologist all aquiver...

http://qt.exploratorium.edu/mars/opportuni...QEP2582L2M2.JPG

'Nuff said.

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- Stu   Cape York - Northern Havens   Nov 21 2011, 02:30 PM
- - fredk   This image shows perfectly that we've made it ...   Nov 21 2011, 03:31 PM
- - Tesheiner   That's part of a 3x1 navcam mosaic (navcam_3x1...   Nov 21 2011, 03:49 PM
- - mhoward   Opportunity's position on sol 2781. This view ...   Nov 21 2011, 05:39 PM
- - Stu   UnbeLEEvable timing!!! I was just abou...   Nov 21 2011, 05:57 PM
- - Bill Harris   It appears that our "holiday" science s...   Nov 21 2011, 07:27 PM
- - Stu   Best colour view I can manage... You're rig...   Nov 21 2011, 07:48 PM
|- - walfy   Wow, I thought this new outcrop was much larger in...   Nov 21 2011, 08:03 PM
||- - mhoward   QUOTE (walfy @ Nov 21 2011, 01:03 PM) I t...   Nov 21 2011, 09:30 PM
|- - fredk   QUOTE (Stu @ Nov 21 2011, 07:48 PM) lots ...   Nov 21 2011, 08:08 PM
|- - Stu   QUOTE (fredk @ Nov 21 2011, 08:08 PM) I...   Nov 21 2011, 08:46 PM
- - nprev   Remarkable. Looks a bit like a minaturized version...   Nov 21 2011, 08:12 PM
- - mhoward   Just one more. Facing south. The rover position is...   Nov 21 2011, 09:50 PM
- - jamescanvin   Here is the Turkey Haven parking spot in colour. ...   Nov 21 2011, 10:33 PM
- - Ant103   Sol 2781 navcam pan. Full view on Endeavour !   Nov 22 2011, 01:32 AM
|- - walfy   A fun little gif-movie in which the other side of ...   Nov 22 2011, 04:19 AM
- - CosmicRocker   Look at her climb right up there! .............   Nov 22 2011, 05:11 AM
- - Tesheiner   Some additional navcam images hit the exploratoriu...   Nov 22 2011, 08:12 AM
- - jvandriel   Here is the complete view from Sol 2781 taken with...   Nov 22 2011, 11:14 AM
- - Bill Harris   A little side-trip here: one thing that the MERB ...   Nov 22 2011, 11:38 AM
- - Tesheiner   Just let me remark that the same happens at the ME...   Nov 22 2011, 11:59 AM
|- - paxdan   Info on decoding MER filenames here. The differen...   Nov 22 2011, 01:49 PM
- - Ant103   Sols 2779 & 2780 color pan updated. Just love ...   Nov 22 2011, 03:32 PM
- - eoincampbell   A Thanksgiving Thank You Round-up is in order to e...   Nov 22 2011, 04:13 PM
- - Phil Stooke   Fourmidable! Here's a polar view of the f...   Nov 22 2011, 04:55 PM
- - Stu   Gorgeous polar view, Phil, and The Dagger stands o...   Nov 22 2011, 07:01 PM
- - marswiggle   Thanks to everyone for the great images. Being not...   Nov 22 2011, 07:33 PM
- - Bill Harris   And here, in a glorious x-eyed, lens-corrected, st...   Nov 23 2011, 01:07 PM
- - Matt Lenda   Fantastic images so far... Huge amounts of data w...   Nov 23 2011, 07:37 PM
- - ngunn   QUOTE (Phil Stooke @ Nov 22 2011, 04:55 P...   Nov 23 2011, 07:56 PM
- - Bill Harris   Don't get your hopes up for imagery this Holid...   Nov 24 2011, 12:16 PM
- - Stu   All true, Bill. We'll get what we get, when we...   Nov 24 2011, 04:00 PM
|- - ronatu   QUOTE (Stu @ Nov 24 2011, 12:00 PM) All t...   Nov 25 2011, 03:32 AM
|- - centsworth_II   QUOTE (ronatu @ Nov 24 2011, 10:32 PM) Do...   Nov 25 2011, 03:58 AM
|- - Matt Lenda   QUOTE (Stu @ Nov 24 2011, 09:00 AM) All t...   Nov 25 2011, 08:54 PM
- - stevesliva   Also, the official status update mentioned that th...   Nov 25 2011, 05:11 AM
- - Bill Harris   And most of the data this morning dealt with two s...   Nov 25 2011, 11:18 AM
- - Ant103   Sol 2785 color view of Cape Tribulation.   Nov 25 2011, 02:46 PM
|- - SFJCody   QUOTE (Ant103 @ Nov 26 2011, 12:46 AM) So...   Nov 26 2011, 05:51 AM
- - Phil Stooke   Fantastic view! Phil   Nov 25 2011, 05:13 PM
|- - Tesheiner   QUOTE (Phil Stooke @ Nov 25 2011, 06:13 P...   Nov 25 2011, 08:55 PM
- - ElkGroveDan   Wow. If that were covered in snow it would make fo...   Nov 25 2011, 05:56 PM
- - ngunn   And no doubt fredk will let us know if any dust-ra...   Nov 25 2011, 09:53 PM
- - Sunspot   Would the winter plans be reconsidered if there we...   Nov 25 2011, 09:59 PM
|- - Matt Lenda   QUOTE (Sunspot @ Nov 25 2011, 02:59 PM) W...   Nov 26 2011, 03:59 PM
- - ElkGroveDan   I would say yes. Every new sol is borrowed time. ...   Nov 25 2011, 10:23 PM
- - Bill Harris   Be on the lookout this weekend-- there are a coupl...   Nov 26 2011, 11:16 AM
- - brellis   Looking at the peak in Ant103's gorgeous color...   Nov 27 2011, 12:34 AM
- - Stu   Rather nice new MI images... fascinating rocklets ...   Nov 27 2011, 09:57 AM
|- - marsophile   QUOTE (Stu @ Nov 27 2011, 01:57 AM) Rathe...   Nov 30 2011, 08:23 PM
|- - marsophile   QUOTE (marsophile @ Nov 30 2011, 12:23 PM...   Dec 1 2011, 04:14 PM
- - atomoid   fascinating MI indeed.. what's do you suppose ...   Nov 27 2011, 07:13 PM
- - Oersted   Looks like a vein in the rock to me. Early in the...   Nov 27 2011, 10:26 PM
- - Bill Harris   Agreed. This simply looks like a healed fracture ...   Nov 27 2011, 11:18 PM
- - nprev   Agreed...a vein or a fracture.   Nov 27 2011, 11:18 PM
- - Stu   "Mpangeni"...   Nov 27 2011, 11:43 PM
- - nprev   ...gesundheit! Lovely work, Stu. THAT is a...   Nov 27 2011, 11:55 PM
- - Matt Lenda   I'm travel-weary and cranky. Someone fill me i...   Nov 28 2011, 01:11 AM
- - Bill Harris   Main items down are an initial set of MI's fro...   Nov 28 2011, 02:17 AM
- - brellis   Superres on Tribulation -- for the far-sighted amo...   Nov 28 2011, 02:54 AM
|- - walfy   Mpangeni (is the name right?!) renders very ni...   Nov 28 2011, 09:58 AM
|- - walfy   The martian rocks remind me of geological formatio...   Nov 28 2011, 10:22 AM
|- - ElkGroveDan   Whoa! Look at that crumbling v-notch. If it ...   Nov 28 2011, 03:46 PM
|- - Stu   QUOTE (ElkGroveDan @ Nov 28 2011, 03:46 P...   Nov 28 2011, 03:55 PM
- - Stu   My 3D take on "Mpangeni"...   Nov 28 2011, 03:35 PM
|- - marsophile   QUOTE (Stu @ Nov 28 2011, 07:35 AM) My 3D...   Nov 28 2011, 03:46 PM
- - Phil Stooke   A mini-Dagger! Very nice. Phil   Nov 28 2011, 03:58 PM
- - PDP8E   Here is a quick comparison of the sundial from Sol...   Nov 29 2011, 03:51 AM
- - remcook   How did that VIMS composite of Titan (e.g. http://...   Nov 29 2011, 07:59 AM
- - Bill Harris   Here is an x-eyed stereo view of site Mpangeni, an...   Nov 29 2011, 10:57 AM
- - fredk   Another drive and another incredible view on 2790:...   Nov 30 2011, 02:45 AM
|- - Matt Lenda   Heck yeah! We're perched about 5 meters a...   Nov 30 2011, 03:17 AM
|- - Oersted   QUOTE (fredk @ Nov 30 2011, 03:45 AM) Ano...   Nov 30 2011, 05:21 PM
- - Bill Harris   And still a dusty LowGain antenna. Cf: this pos...   Nov 30 2011, 03:33 AM
- - Tesheiner   Here's the 3x1 navcam mosaic. Today's imag...   Nov 30 2011, 10:29 AM
- - Bill Harris   And a wonderful Pancam sequence of a new site, ...   Nov 30 2011, 01:30 PM
- - ElkGroveDan   Wow. We can now see the Cyclops crater from the n...   Nov 30 2011, 01:48 PM
|- - Zeke4ther   So, does that mean the tau has become better?   Nov 30 2011, 04:55 PM
|- - fredk   QUOTE (ElkGroveDan @ Nov 30 2011, 01:48 P...   Nov 30 2011, 07:02 PM
- - Stu   "Transvaal"   Nov 30 2011, 05:25 PM
- - climber   Wondering why they choose names referring to South...   Nov 30 2011, 06:23 PM
- - fredk   I love the way that the summit of CY blends in wit...   Nov 30 2011, 07:48 PM
- - climber   Yep! Kinda Everest-like pan is coming up.   Nov 30 2011, 07:56 PM
- - Stu   Imagine striding up that slope, standing on the ri...   Nov 30 2011, 08:16 PM
|- - climber   QUOTE (Stu @ Nov 30 2011, 09:16 PM) Imagi...   Nov 30 2011, 08:59 PM
|- - walfy   My apologies for this unorthodox way of presenting...   Nov 30 2011, 10:47 PM
- - Bill Harris   Site "Transvaal", Sol-2790 , R721-L346 x...   Nov 30 2011, 11:13 PM
- - fredk   Here's my attempt at de-headaching that view:   Dec 1 2011, 01:40 AM
|- - walfy   QUOTE (fredk @ Nov 30 2011, 05:40 PM) Her...   Dec 1 2011, 03:23 AM
- - PDP8E   Here is an L456 of Transvaal. No sharping, just th...   Dec 1 2011, 03:42 AM
- - CosmicRocker   Here's Bill's X-eyed, false colored pair o...   Dec 1 2011, 06:33 AM
- - Bill Harris   Thankee, Tom! Stereo for the masses. I don...   Dec 1 2011, 08:25 AM
- - fredk   Speaking of that update:QUOTE Squyres and Arvidson...   Dec 1 2011, 04:22 PM
- - Stu   Continuing our series of "Not suggesting for ...   Dec 1 2011, 05:41 PM
- - fredk   There are lots of juicy tidbits in the latest Plan...   Dec 1 2011, 06:14 PM
- - marsophile   If the wind is coming from the southeast, and the ...   Dec 1 2011, 08:49 PM
|- - Matt Lenda   QUOTE (marsophile @ Dec 1 2011, 12:49 PM)...   Dec 1 2011, 10:36 PM
- - Ant103   Sol 2790 navcam pan   Dec 1 2011, 09:29 PM
- - Bill Harris   My take, FWIW, is that this region is in the calm-...   Dec 1 2011, 10:49 PM
- - ngunn   Isn't this ridge top a place where dust accumu...   Dec 1 2011, 11:07 PM
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