Where is Curiosity?

Where is Curiosity?


Curiosity's Traverse Map Through Sol 2481

Curiosity's Traverse Map Through Sol 2481

This map is periodically updated by the mission team as Curiosity drives on its way to the base of Mount Sharp.





This map shows the route driven by NASA's Mars rover Curiosity through the 2157 Martian day, or sol, of the rover's mission on Mars (August 31, 2018).
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Curiosity Rover's Location for Sol 2157

This map shows the route driven by NASA's Mars rover Curiosity through the 2157 Martian day, or sol, of the rover's mission on Mars (August 31, 2018).

Numbering of the dots along the line indicate the sol number of each drive. North is up. From Sol 2156 to Sol 2157, Curiosity had driven a straight line distance of about 141.18 feet (43.03 meters). Since touching down in Bradbury Landing in August 2012, Curiosity has driven 12.23 miles (19.68 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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