This image from the High Resolution Imaging Science Experiment camera on NASA's Mars Reconnaissance Orbtier shows the landing site of the Mars Exploration Rover Spirit.The bright irregularly shaped feature in area "a" of the image is Spirit's parachute. Near the parachute is the cone-shaped back shell, which helped protect Spirit's lander during its seven-month journey to Mars. Area "b" of the image shows Spirit's lander. Area "c" of the image shows Spirit's heat shield at the edge of Bonneville Crater. Area "d" of the image shows the current location of Spirit.
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