Two possible landing sites chosen for ESA’s ExoMars Rover


Oxia Planum
This photo of Oxia Planum has been given different colours to show the height of the land. The shapes are possible ExoMars landing areas.

Mawrth Vallis
Mawrth Vallis is around the middle of this photo. It is one of the largest valleys on Mars.

ExoMars landing site candidates
This map of Mars shows potential ExoMars landing sites. Now just Oxia Planum and Mawrth Vallis are in the running.

Release date: 31 July 2017