Percy’s 3rd drive: Looking back at more wheel tracks on Mars (Sol 16 L-Navcam)
Which way is it heading?
not sure yet, still waiting for the drive info from JPL. Here’s the data from the sol 15 drive:-
- Sol: 15 (March 6, 2021)
- Distance (point-to-point): 36.39 meters (120 feet)
- Heading: ~North
- Rover Pointing (yaw): 88.6° (0° = North)
- Rover Pitch: 1.68°
- Rover Roll: 1.7°
- Start coordinates: 77.450886, 18.444627°
- End coordinates: 77.451034°, 18.445135°
- Site Index: 3
- Drive index: 386
- Total distance: 42.64m (139.9 feet)
Mars Perseverance Sol 16: Left Navigation Camera (Navcam)
- NASA’s Mars Perseverance rover acquired this image using its onboard Left Navigation Camera (Navcam).
- The camera is located high on the rover’s mast and aids in driving.
- This image was acquired on Mar. 7, 2021 (Sol 16) at the local mean solar time of 15:04:10.
Image Credit: NASA/JPL-Caltech