Enjoying EarthSky? Subscribe.

110,851 subscribers and counting ...

By in
Space on Mar 29, 2013

Mars interactive panorama: What it looks like to be there

4 billion pixels panorama of Mars

Imagine standing on Mars and looking around. Or instead of imagining, check out this interactive panorama.

Nearly 300 images taken by two Curiosity rover cameras over the course of 13 days were used to create the best quality images we’ve ever seen of Mars. Zoom in and look at the intricate detail of the martian rocks and soil. Look to the right and then look left. Look around! Share with us all of the interesting things you find!


Mars Gigapixel Panorama – Curiosity rover: Martian solar days 136-149 in The World

More news about the Mars Curiosity rover

Bottom line: Nearly 300 images taken by two Mars Curiosity rover cameras over the course of 13 days were used to create the best quality images we’ve ever seen of Mars.