I did what I could to enhance this one — the original is pretty tiny. But man, still.
Now that the image has leaked out, we can post it too… MRO captures #MSL http://t.co/zK7iTCjX— MSL Curiosity
3. Here’s an explanation of what exactly we’re looking at here:
The photo was taken between the parachute deployment phase and the backshell separation stage, as far as I can tell.