PIA00805: Crommelin Crater #2
Target Name: Mars
Is a satellite of: Sol (our sun)
Mission: Mars Global Surveyor (MGS)
Spacecraft: Mars Global Surveyor Orbiter
Instrument: Mars Orbiter Camera (MOC)
Product Size: 645 x 701 pixels (width x height)
Produced By: Malin Space Science Systems
Producer ID: MOC2-33C
P49735
MRPS87579
Addition Date: 1998-03-13
Other Information: Science Magazine Article
Primary Data Set: MGS EDRs
Full-Res TIFF: PIA00805.tif (224.5 kB)
Full-Res JPEG: PIA00805.jpg (87.85 kB)

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Original Caption Released with Image:

Rare tear-shaped dark dunes in this 6.4 x 7.0 km image (frame 10004) centered near 47 degrees south, 341 degrees west.

Figure caption from Science Magazine.

Image Credit:
NASA/JPL/Malin Space Science Systems

Image Addition Date:
1998-03-13