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PDS Geosciences Node, Washington University in St. Louis
Geosciences Node Data
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Welcome to the Geosciences Node

The Geosciences Node of NASA's Planetary Data System (PDS) archives and distributes digital data related to the study of the surfaces and interiors of terrestrial planetary bodies. We work directly with NASA missions to help them generate well-documented, permanent data archives. We provide data to NASA-sponsored researchers along with expert assistance in using the data.  All our archives are online and available to the public to download free of charge.

Where's the Data?

Click on DATA AND SERVICES in the black navigation bar above to browse our data holdings.

Need a DOI?

Please see our list of Geosciences Node DOIs. If you don't see the DOI you need, please contact us.

Coming Soon

  • Jun. 15, 2023 - LRO Release 54
  • Jun. 30, 2023 - Odyssey Release 84
  • Jun. 30, 2023 - InSight Release 17
  • Jul. 27, 2023 - Mars 2020 Release 7
  • Aug. 1, 2023 - MSL Release 33
  • Sep. 1, 2023 - MRO Release 66


The Geosciences Node is part of the Earth and Planetary Remote Sensing Laboratory in the Department of Earth and Planetary Sciences at Washington University in St. Louis .

What's New

June 1, 2023. Data from MRO Release 65 are posted.

May 10, 2023. New Mars Express HRSC data are posted.

May 8, 2023. Backlogged LRO Diviner RDR data are posted.

May 8, 2023. LRO LOLA and Diviner EDR PDS3 to PDS4 migration is complete.

May 2, 2023. The mission-independent DSN files bundle is updated.

May 2, 2023. New Mars Express OMEGA data are posted.

May 1, 2023. New Mars Express HRSC data are posted.

April 13, 2023. New Mars Express PFS data are posted.

April 13, 2023. Additional version 4 MRO CRISM MRDRs are posted.

What's Old


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