PIA02077: Valley Networks
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: 717 x 1399 pixels (width x height)
Produced By: Malin Space Science Systems
Producer ID: MOC2-154
Addition Date: 2000-06-01
Primary Data Set: MGS EDRs
Full-Res TIFF: PIA02077.tif (1.014 MB)
Full-Res JPEG: PIA02077.jpg (188.2 kB)

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Original Caption Released with Image:

Small valleys in the martian cratered highlands are often quite old and have been modified by erosion and wind action. The valleys shown here are located on a crater rim in Terra Tyrrhena. MOC took this picture in April 1999.

Image Credit:
NASA/JPL/MSSS

Image Addition Date:
2000-06-01