Skip to main content
U.S. flag

An official website of the United States government

Geologic Map of Jezero Crater and the Nili Planum Region

July 7, 2021

This map represents the first, large-scale, continuous geologic map spanning both Jezero crater and Nili Planum on Mars at a publication map scale of 1:75,000. NASA chose Jezero crater as the landing site for its Mars 2020 rover mission.