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Fraser
2011-Jun-03, 10:00 PM
With her most recent drive of 482 feet (146.8 meters) on June 1, 2011 (Sol 2614), NASA’s Opportunity Mars Rover has zoomed past the unimaginable 30 kilometer (18,64 miles) mark in total odometry since safely landing on Mars nearly seven and one half years ago on Jan 24, 2004. That’s 50 times beyond the roughly [...]

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Squink
2011-Jun-04, 03:50 PM
zoomed past the unimaginable 30 kilometer (18,64 miles) mark in total odometryThat's over 100 light microseconds!
Go Opportunity, Go!