Planets and Moons  ID: 5013

Artemis III Landing Region Candidates

NASA has identified 13 regions near the Moon's South Pole as candidate landing regions for Artemis III, the first crewed mission to the Moon's surface since 1972. The visuals here show the locations of all 13 regions.

Visualization Credits

David Ladd (AIMM): Lead Producer
Ernie Wright (USRA): Lead Visualizer
David Ladd (AIMM): Lead Editor
Adriana Manrique Gutierrez (KBRwyle): Animator
Liam Yanulis: Animator
LK Ward (KBRwyle): Narrator
Laurence Schuler (ADNET): Technical Support
Ian Jones (ADNET): Technical Support
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NASA's Scientific Visualization Studio

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Artemis Program (Human Spaceflight — Moon to Mars)

Data Used:
LRO/LOLA/Digital Elevation Map also referred to as: DEM
SPICE Ephemerides also referred to as: SPICE Ephemerides
Ephemeris - NASA/JPL
Satellite and planetary ephemerides
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