This image taken on Mars shows one of the planet’s two moons and not Earth

Published on 04/03/2021 at 11:22

A Facebook post claiming to show an image of Earth taken from the surface of  Mars has been shared hundreds of times online. The claim is misleading: the image is of Phobos, one of the Red Planet’s two moons, and was captured by a camera onboard NASA’s Curiosity rover in 2014.