Welcome to the Data Archive for Mars Orbiting Spacecraft

    The following charts and linkages are meant to provide a summary of available atmospheric information. In addition, utilization of the sidebar will provide further access. Suggestions for improvements or offers of data products to be included are invited. Please send them to Reta Beebe at rbeebe@nmsu.edu.










                                                                                                                                                                             Orbiters
       Visible DerivedInfraRed DerivedRadio OccultationAerobrakingMass
    Spectrometer
    UV & IRIR & V
       Aerosols/
    H20 Vapor

    Clouds
    Ground
    Temperatures
    Aerosol
    Clouds

    T(P)

    T(P)
    Electron
    Density
    DensitiesCompositionOccultationSpectra


    Pre-Mariner 9
    The Node does not have any pre-Mariner 9 data. We recommend searching at https://adsabs.harvard.edu/abstract_service.html for publications on the Mariner 4 (1965) set the time gate to 01/1964 to 01/1967 and enter Mariner 4 in the abstract window. For Mariner 6 and 7 (1969) set the time gate to 01/1967 to 01/1970 with either Mariner 6 or 7.


    Mariner 9
       

    From images





















    IRIS


    Viking Orbiter 1 & Orbiter 2

    Atmospheric
    Water

    MAWD


    From Images

    Surface Temp
    & Albedo

    IRTM
       
    Atmospheric
    Temperature

    IRTM




















    Mars Global Surveyor (MGS)













    Temperature
    vs Pressure

    RS

    Electron
    Density

    RS


    Density
    ACC











    Mars Odyssey






















    Density
    ACC











    Mars Express




























    IR & UV Spectra
    SPICAM

    1.2-45 μ
    SPICAM


    Mars Reconnaissance Orbiter (MRO)








    Temperature
    MCS

    Dust &
    Clouds

    MCS

    Temperature
    vs Pressure

    MCS

    Temperature
    vs Pressure

    RS




    Density
    ACC










    Mars Atmosphere and Volatile EvolutioN (MAVEN)





















    Density

    ACC
    Abundances

    NGIMS
    Spectra UV

    IUVS



    Orbiter Instruments:

    ACC = Accelerometer          IRIS = InfraRed Interferometric Spectrometer          IRTM = InfraRed Thermal Mapper          IUVS = Imaging UltraViolet Spectrometer;         MAWD = Mars Atmospheric Water Detector
    MCS = Mars Climate Sounder          NGIMS = Neutral Gas and Ion Mass Spectrometer          RS = Radio Science
    SPICAM = SPectroscopy for the Investigation of Characteristics of the Atmosphere of Mars