PIA02066: Global Weather
 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:  2304 x 1152 pixels (w x h)
 Produced By:  Malin Space Science Systems
 Producer ID:  MOC2-143
 Addition Date:  2000-06-01
 Primary Data Set:  MGS EDRs
 Full-Res TIFF:  PIA02066.tif (6.258 MB)
 Full-Res JPEG:  PIA02066.jpg (327.8 kB)

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Twelve orbits a day provide the MOC wide angle cameras a global "snapshot" of weather patterns across the planet. Here, bluish-white water ice clouds hang above the Tharsis volcanoes. The map is a mosaic of 24 images taken on a single northern summer day in April 1999.

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