Artist’s impression of the NASA InSight lander on the Martian surface

Artist’s impression of the NASA InSight lander on the Martian surface
Artist’s impression of the NASA InSight lander on the Martian surface
Launched on 5 May 2018, NASA’s InSight spacecraft landed on 26 November 2018 just north of the Martian equator, and deploy its solar panels. SEIS, an instrument for recording seismic waves (left of image), and HP 3 , an instrument developed by DLR to measure the thermal conductivity of the Martian regolith and the heat flow from the interior of the planet (right of image), have been placed on the planet's surface.
Credit:

NASA/JPL-Caltech

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