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Opportunity rover survives Martian winter for eighth time

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Re: Image scale

> Could someone suggest an idea of the size of the rocks in that photo, wrt to Opportunity?

If you follow the link in the photo caption to the NASA site, they give the size of the full image, which is about 3.5m (metres, not miles). The cropped image used in the article is maybe 0.5m.

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