This is the first image ever taken of Earth from the surface of a planet beyond the Moon. It was taken by the Mars Exploration Rover Spirit one hour before sunrise on the 63rd Martian day, or sol, of its mission. (March 8, 2004)
The photo is a mosaic of images taken by the rover’s navigation camera showing a broad view of the sky, and a panoramic image of Earth…


Image via NASA/JPL/Cornell/Texas A&M | via twistedsifter