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Possible Bug? Untagged Biomes


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When on EVA and taking surface samples (on Duna in this case), I get the biome as "Untagged".  I can toss these results and try again to get the same results.

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So I planted a quick flag, tossed the results...

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...and tried again and it works; I notice that the long description changed in the same location, too.

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Any ideas?

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A very interesting theory.  Thanks.

The spot was in in the "northwest" corner of the map, in a crater (bottom flag).  As you can see from the zoom, it was a fair distance to the next biome border (about a full degree in map coordinates).

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But the map may be imprecise with respect to the actual biome borders so I'm going to attempt another landing at the same location to see if I can re-find the "broken" region.

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@Laie I had thought so, too, and this is how I do my biome selections.  Scansat maps are still showing each biome properly as I walk the mouse over them (I never saw "Untagged" once).  And I was able to reproduce the problem in another landing zone: when EVAed on the surface, the first sample taken was Untagged; discard and plant a temporary flag; remove the flag; now samples are properly tagged.  So it may not be location specific but an actual weird little bug.

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