Curiosity (Mars Science Laboratory) Full Mission Timeline

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This mission is currently scheduled for launch in 2011.
This mission is currently scheduled for launch in 2011.

Spacecraft Event Time. UTC/GMT Times.


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Time (UTC/GMT+0)Event
2011-11-26  15:02:00Launch
2011-11-26  15:51:00Centaur stage separation
2012-08-06  11:30:58Entry Interface
2012-08-06  11:34:25Parachute deploy
2012-08-06  11:34:49Heatshield separation
2012-08-06  11:36:00Backshell separation
2012-08-06  11:36:40Rover separation
2012-08-06  11:36:53Touchdown
2014-08-31End primary mission