[FPSPACE] Opportunity to overtake Lunokhod 2

Erik Tronstad Erik.Tronstad at nilf.no
Thu Jan 24 10:57:30 EST 2013

According to
Lunokhod 2 drove slightly more than 36 km on the lunar surface while alive.

How certain is this number?

By 22. January 2013 NASA reports Opportunity has driven a total of 35.46 km on Mars:

It seems it's not long before Opportunity will be the new Solar System record holder in distance driven on the surface of another world than the Earth.

Erik Tronstad

-------------- next part --------------
An HTML attachment was scrubbed...
URL: <http://www.friends-partners.org/pipermail/fpspace/attachments/20130124/9e7628be/attachment-0002.html>

More information about the FPSPACE mailing list