Mars Landing Sites

  • Released Wednesday, July 25th, 2012
  • Updated Wednesday, May 3rd, 2023 at 1:52PM

The visualization shows the landing sites of all six NASA spacecraft to reach Mars—Viking 1, Viking 2, Pathfinder, Spirit, Opportunity, Phoenix—and the target location where Curiosity will touch down on August 6, 2012.

Data collected by NASA's Mars Global Surveyor spacecraft was used to create the topography and surface color details seen here.



Credits

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NASA/Goddard Space Flight Center


Missions

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