Quick Facts

InSight Quick Facts


Launch Window: May 5, 2018 - June 8, 2018
Launch Time:
4:05 a.m. PT/7:05 a.m. ET
Launch Vehicle:
Atlas V-401
Launch Location:
Vandenberg Air Force Base, California
Landing:
Nov. 26, 2018
Landing Site:
Elysium Planitia, Mars
Mission Duration:
A little over 1 Mars year (~2 Earth years); 708 Sols (Mars days), or 728 Earth days
Related Links:
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