Map of all Mars landing sites, failed and successful
Filed under Russian Mars missions, InSight, Mars Pathfinder and Sojourner, NASA Mars missions before 1996, Curiosity (Mars Science Laboratory), pretty pictures, Opportunity, amateur image processing, Spirit, presentation slides, Phoenix, Mars Exploration Rovers, Mars
The map was assembled by Emily Lakdawalla from the following sources; any errors are hers. The base map is the Viking orbiter MDIM 2.1.
Mars 2: 45 S, 313 W (NSSDC)
Mars 3: 45 S, 158 W (TPS)
Mars 6: 23.90 S, 19.42 W (TPS)
Viking 1: 22.48 N, 49.97 W (NSSDC)
Mars Polar Lander: 76.57S, 165.2 E (read from map provided by HiRISE team)
Pathfinder: 19.33 N, 33.55 W (NSSDC)
Beagle 2: 10.6 N, 270 W (NSSDC)
Spirit: 14.571892 S, 175.47848 (Arvidson et al, JGR, 2006)
Opportunity: 1.9462 S, 354.4734 E (Squyres et al, JGR, 2006)
Phoenix: 68.218830 N, 234.250778 E (via press briefing)
Curiosity: 4.5895 S, 137.4417 E (via press briefing)
InSight: Within 3.31-4.46 N, 135.10-138.23 E (Golombek et al., LPSC, 2014)
ExoMars Schiaparelli: Near the Opportunity landing site.
ExoMars rover: 18.20N, 335.45E (ESA, 2015)
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