Interactive map of Mars reveals the real route taken in the blockbuster film 'The Martian'

Nasa has released a new interactive map of the red planet that charts Mark Watney's epic journey across Mars in the film 'The Martian'.

The map, dubbed Mars Trek 2.0, provides an explanation for key points in the heroes 2,000 mile (3,200km) trek towards the Schiaparelli crater.

It can be viewed in both 2D and 3D and aims to provide a Google Earth-like experience so that users can explore the red planet's terrain.

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