Status Report

NASA Spirit Rover Status for sol 37 posted Feb. 10, 8:30 am PST

By SpaceRef Editor
February 10, 2004
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On its 37th sol on Mars, which ended at 6 a.m. Tuesday, PST, Spirit broke the record for the farthest distance driven in one sol on Mars, traveling 21.2 meters (69.6 feet). Today’s distance traveled shattered the Sojourner rover’s previous record of 7 meters (23 feet) in one sol.

In the coming sols, Spirit will continue its drive towards the crater nicknamed “Bonneville.”

SpaceRef staff editor.