PIA02804: Major Martian Volcanoes from MOLA - Arsia Mons
 Target Name:  Mars
 Is a satellite of:  Sol (our sun)
 Mission:  Mars Global Surveyor (MGS)
 Spacecraft:  Mars Global Surveyor Orbiter
 Instrument:  MOLA
 Product Size:  524 x 462 pixels (w x h)
 Produced By:  Goddard Space Flight Center
 Addition Date:  2000-09-07
 Primary Data Set:  MGS EDRs
 Full-Res TIFF:  PIA02804.tif (231.1 kB)
 Full-Res JPEG:  PIA02804.jpg (52.9 kB)

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Two views of Arsia Mons, the southern most of the Tharsis montes, shown as topography draped over a Viking image mosaic. MOLA topography clearly shows the caldera structure and the flank massive breakout that produced a major side lobe. The vertical exaggeration is 10:1.

Image Credit:
NASA/MOLA Science Team

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