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Click on the following links for past weather reports for places near this site from the Mars Global Surveryor.
The Landing Site!
Click on the following links for past weather reports for places near this site from the Mars Global Surveryor.


The First Man on Mars Landing Site is approximately 15 degrees south and 43 degrees west.  It was chosen for several reasons including, elevation, relatively consistent climate, proximity to prominent Martian features, and potential for discovery of liquid water.