PIA02074: Fretted Terrain Crater
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: 1024 x 1514 pixels (width x height)
Produced By: Malin Space Science Systems
Producer ID: MOC2-151
Addition Date: 2000-06-01
Primary Data Set: MGS EDRs
Full-Res TIFF: PIA02074.tif (1.521 MB)
Full-Res JPEG: PIA02074.jpg (324.6 kB)

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Original Caption Released with Image:

Some craters in the middle latitudes of Mars exhibit strange, concentric- and radial-textured patters on their floors--as seen here. The origin is presently unknown. This crater is in northern Arabia Terra, and the picture was taken in April 1998.

Image Credit:
NASA/JPL/MSSS

Image Addition Date:
2000-06-01