Hubble and Viking Views of the Pathfinder Landing Site, July 4, 1997

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Duration: 27 seconds

Pathfinder is landing on the Ares Valles, shown at the center of a Hubble Space Telescope full-color disk of Mars. The next map is a closeup of the Hubble image, and finally the Viking image shows the terrain near the Mars Pathfinder landing site, marked by an oval.

Hubble Telescope, Mars, Observations, Planetary Atmospheres/Weather, Planets, Solar System


Credit: Hubble Images: S. Lee (University of Colorado) and NASA. Viking Digital imageMap: USGS

Publication: May 20, 1997

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