EVA Report – January 02nd

  

 EVA #: 10

Author: Pat Pesa

Purpose of EVA: Seismometric measurements; EVA and EMU evaluation project; Filming crew

Start time: 11:17

End time: 12:35

Narrative: Jonathon, Pat, and Shefali took the short Rover trip to the Marble Ritual. They were met there by a guest filming crew to observe research activity. Seismic measurements were taken at the site at several distance intervals.

Destination: Marble Ritual

Coordinates (use UTM NAD27 CONUS): 12S 518800, 4250700

EVA Participants: Pat Pesa, GEO; Jonathan Buzan, SCI; Shefali Rana, HSO

Road(s) and routes per MDRS Map: Cow Dung Road

Mode of travel: Driving and walking

Vehicles you will be using (If applicable): Curiosity and Spirit

EVA #: 11

Author: Cesare Guariniello

Purpose of EVA: weather observation; Geology samples collection; Radio measurements; Filming crew

Start time: 13:39

End time: 15:28

Narrative: Cesare, Luz Ma and Ben, together with a guest from the filming crew, drove the rover along Cow Dung Rd and Galileo Rd. They took weather observation, radio measurements, and collected rock samples before going to the lower lands along Cactus Rd. Here, they took more measurements before heading back to the hab. An engineering EVA was performed at the end of the excursion

Destination: Galileo / Cactus Rd

Coordinates (use UTM NAD27 CONUS): 12S 520200, 4251500