In addition to the planetary data which we have archived at the PRPDC, there are many excellent data sources on-line. If you are searching for images (or videos) that you can download, we recommend the following sites:

General Image Search

US Geological Survey Pilot Site, USGS Flagstaff


LOLA topography of Northern Hemisphere, NASA

Mariner 10, Jet Propulsion Laboratory

MESSENGER Mission Site, (MErcury Surface, Space ENvironment, GEochemistry, and Ranging), The John Hopkins University


Magellan, U.S. Geological Survey, Flagstaff

Topographic map of Venus, Lunar Planetary Institute

Venus Express, European Space Agency


Gateway to Astronaut Photography of Earth, Johnson Space Center

Landsat, U.S. Geological Survey, Sioux Falls

NASA Earth Observatory, NASA

Earth's Moon

Apollo 15, 16, and 17 image archive, Arizona State University

Clickable map for Apollo and LROC images, Arizona State University

Clementine, U. S. Geological Survey, Flagstaff, Map-a-Planet: Explore the Earth's Moon.

Kaguya (SELENE), Japan Aerospace Exploration Agency, 2007 - 2009.

Kaguya (SELENE) High resolution topography, MIT.

Lunar Crater Observation and Sensing Satellite (LCROSS) images, University Washington PDS

LOLA topographic images, NASA Goddard Space Flight Center

Lunar Orbiter Frames, U.S. Geological Survey, Flagstaff, Arizona

Lunar Reconnaissance Orbiter Camera (LROC), Arizona State University

Lunar Reconnaissance Orbiter Mini-RF Radar mosaics , PDS Geoscience Node

Ranger Images, Lunar and Planetary Institute, Houston

SMART-1, European Space Agency


Context Camera (CTX), Arizona State University

Curiosity Rover - Press release images, Jet Propulsion Laboratory

Curiosity - Raw images, Jet Propulsion Laboratory

Curiosity - Searchable Traverse Map, University of Washington PDS

Compact Reconnaissance Imaging Spectrometer for Mars (CRISM), The John Hopkins University

Global maps, including Thermal Emission Spectrometer (TES) data, Arizona State University

High Resolution Imaging Science Experiment (HiRISE), University of Arizona

High Resolution Imaging Science experiment (HiRISE), Arizona State University

Mars 3-D (anaglyphs). Various missions, Jet Propulsion Laboratory

Mars Express, European Space Agency

Mars Orbiter Camera (MOC), Arizona State University

High Resolution Stereo Camera (HRSC), Arizona State University

Mars Odyssey, Jet Propulsion Laboratory

Mars Odyssey Videos, Jet Propulsion Laboratory

Mars Orbiter Camera, Malin Space Sciences Systems

Mars Pathfinder, Jet Propulsion Laboratory

MOLA topography of Mars, NASA Goddard Space Flight Center

Opportunity Rover - Raw images, Jet Propulsion Laboratory

Opportunity Rover - Searchable Traverse Map, Univ. Washington PDS

Phoenix Lander, University of Arizona

Spirit Rover - Raw images, Jet Propulsion Laboratory

Spirit Rover - Searchable Traverse Map, University Washington PDS

Thermal Emission Imaging System (THEMIS), Arizona State University

Viking Lander 1, Jet Propulsion Laboratory

Viking Lander 2, Jet Propulsion Laboratory

Viking Orbiter, Arizona State University


Galileo, NASA Headquarters

Voyager, Jet Propulsion Laboratory


Cassini images of Saturn's moons, Jet Propulsion Laboratory

Voyager, Jet Propulsion Laboratory


Voyager, Jet Propulsion Laboratory


Voyager, Jet Propulsion Laboratory

Dwarf Planets

Dawn - Vesta and Ceres, The John Hopkins University

New Horizons - Pluto, The John Hopkins University

Asteroids and Comets

NEAR - Eros, The John Hopkins University

Rosetta - Comet 67P, European Space Agency

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