Martian Landmarks Dedicated to Apollo 1 Crew
December 19, 2004
An image taken by the Mars Global Surveyor's Mars Orbiter Camera of the Columbia Memorial Station and the nearby hills named after the Apollo 1 crew. "Grissom Hill" is located 7.5 kilometers (4.7 miles) to the Southwest of the rover Spirit's landing site. "White Hill" is 11.2 kilometers (7 miles) Northwest of its position and "Chaffee Hill" is 14.3 kilometers (8.9 miles) south-Southwest of Spirit.
Topics: Hospitality Recreation, Apollo 1 Hills, Grissom Hill, Mars Exploration Rover, Gus Grissom, Apollo 1, Apollo program, Rover, Mars Global Surveyor, Spirit rover, Mars, Disaster Accident