Curiosity Rover's Location for Sol 838This map shows the route driven by NASA's Mars rover Curiosity through the 838 Martian day, or sol, of the rover's mission on Mars (December, 15, 2014).
Numbering of the dots along the line indicate the sol number of each drive. North is up. From Sol 835 to Sol 838, Curiosity had driven a straight line distance of about 16.31 feet (4.97 meters).
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