PIA02060: Radio-Occultation Profiles (RS)
Target Name: Mars
Is a satellite of: Sol (our sun)
Mission: Mars Global Surveyor (MGS)
Spacecraft: Mars Global Surveyor Orbiter
Instrument: Radio Science Subsystem
Product Size: 1700 x 2200 pixels (width x height)
Produced By: Stanford University
Addition Date: 1999-06-23
Primary Data Set: MGS EDRs
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Original Caption Released with Image:

Vertical temperature and pressure structure observed in the northern and southern hemispheres. Upper panel for Ls = 270 (northern winter); lower panel for Ls=70 (southern winter), dashed line is freezing line for CO2 ice.

Image Credit:
NASA/JPL/Stanford University

Image Addition Date:
1999-06-23