This map shows the route driven by NASA's Mars rover Curiosity through the 356 Martian day, or sol, of the rover's mission on Mars (August 7, 2013).

August 08, 2013

This map shows the route driven by NASA's Mars rover Curiosity through the 356 Martian day, or sol, of the rover's mission on Mars (August 7, 2013).

Numbering of the dots along the line indicate the sol number of each drive. North is up. The scale bar is 200 meters (656 feet). From Sol 354 to Sol 356, Curiosity had driven a straight line distance of about 161.06 feet (49.09 meters).

The base image from the map is from the High Resolution Imaging Science Experiment Camera (HiRISE) in NASA's Mars Reconnaissance Orbiter.

Credit

NASA/JPL-Caltech/Univ. of Arizona

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