PIA00812: Clouds over Tharsis
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: 1200 x 1194 pixels (width x height)
Produced By: Malin Space Science Systems
Producer ID: MOC2-39
P49737
MRPS87587
Addition Date: 1998-03-13
Other Information: Science Magazine Article
Primary Data Set: MGS EDRs
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Full-Res JPEG: PIA00812.jpg (75.45 kB)

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Original Caption Released with Image:

Color composite of condensate clouds over Tharsis made from red and blue images with a synthesized green channel. Mars Orbiter Camera wide angle frames from Orbit 48.

Figure caption from Science Magazine.

Image Credit:
NASA/JPL/Malin Space Science Systems

Image Addition Date:
1998-03-13