PIA00808: Ridges in Mars' South Polar Region
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: 855 x 616 pixels (width x height)
Produced By: Malin Space Science Systems
Producer ID: MOC2-35C
Addition Date: 1998-03-13
Other Information: Science Magazine Article
Primary Data Set: MGS EDRs
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Full-Res JPEG: PIA00808.jpg (73.71 kB)

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Complex of rectilinear intersecting ridges in the south polar region. This 20 x 14 km area image (frame 7908) is centered near 81.5 degrees south, 65 degrees west.

Figure caption from Science Magazine.

Image Credit:
NASA/JPL/Malin Space Science Systems

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