This map is periodically updated by the mission team as Curiosity drives on its way to the base of Mount Sharp.
Curiosity's Traverse Map Through Sol 2459
This map shows the route driven by NASA's Mars rover Curiosity through the 2459 Martian day, or sol, of the rover's mission on Mars (July 08, 2019).
Numbering of the dots along the line indicate the sol number of each drive. North is up. The scale bar is 1 kilometer (~0.62 mile). From Sol 2454 to Sol 2459, Curiosity had driven a straight line distance of about 8.50 feet (2.59 meters), bringing the rover's total odometry for the mission to 12.99 miles (20.91 kilometers).
The base image from the map is from the High Resolution Imaging Science Experiment Camera (HiRISE) in NASA's Mars Reconnaissance Orbiter.
Image Credit: NASA/JPL-Caltech/Univ. of Arizona
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