PIA02082: Alba Patera Surface
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: 614 x 813 pixels (width x height)
Produced By: Malin Space Science Systems
Producer ID: MOC2-159
Addition Date: 2000-06-01
Primary Data Set: MGS EDRs
Full-Res TIFF: PIA02082.tif (566.4 kB)
Full-Res JPEG: PIA02082.jpg (127 kB)

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Original Caption Released with Image:

The lava flows and channels on the flanks of the Alba Patera volcano are mostly obscured by a covering of eroded, lumpy-textured material of unknown origin. This picture was taken in July 1998.

Image Credit:
NASA/JPL/MSSS

Image Addition Date:
2000-06-01