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One of the top four landing candidates for the Curiosity Rover a year before the final candidate was chosen. Similar in many ways to Eberswalde in that it appears to have an ancient river delta, it lost out by a hair.

Holden Crater Web Pages

Holden Crater In the News

Committee Fails to Select Landing Site (May 2011)

See Gale Crater, Eberswalde Crater, Mawrth Vallis, Mars

Recap on Why Not Chosen (Jul 2011)

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