The NASA Planetary Data System announces the sixteenth release of data from the Mars Science Laboratory (MSL) mission, covering data acquired from Sol 1649 through Sol 1772 (March 26 to August 1, 2017).
This release consists of raw and derived data sets from the followingv instruments:
The Mastcam and MARDI releases include newly published technical papers, which are included in the Documents directory.
To access the above data for this release:
Links to all MSL data sets may be found on the PDS Geosciences Node web site:
The data may also be reached from the main PDS home page:
MSL data are archived at the PDS Atmospheres, Planetary Plasma Interactions, Geosciences, Imaging, and NAIF Nodes.
PDS offers two services for searching the MSL archives.
The Planetary Image Atlas at the Imaging Node allows selection of MSL image data by specific search criteria:
The MSL Analyst’s Notebook at the Geosciences Node allows searching and downloading of all MSL data in the context of mission events: