Lanzarote, Spanish Canary Islands
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Los Volcanes Natural Park on Lanzarote in the Spanish Canary Islands is serving as a training ground to prepare for the next mission to the Moon and Mars. NASA and ESA use it for astronaut training and testing Mars Rovers. Astronauts are taught to become effective field geologists and geo-microbiologists in a planetary science context. The image was acquired February 14, 2014, covers an area of 32.7 by 58.5 km, and is located at 29 degrees north, 13.6 degrees west.
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Please give credit for these images to:
NASA/METI/AIST/Japan Space Systems,
and U.S./Japan ASTER Science Team