Spirit Breaks Record
10 Feb 2004
(Source: Jet Propulsion Laboratory)
Spirit Status for sol 37
Posted Feb. 10, 8:30 am PST
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."