PIA07274: Argyre Planitia Scene
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: 512 x 855 pixels (width x height)
Produced By: Malin Space Science Systems
Producer ID: MOC2-969
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Original Caption Released with Image:

12 January 2004
This Mars Global Surveyor (MGS) Mars Orbiter Camera (MOC) image shows buttes, craters, and exhuming impact craters in central Argyre Planitia. This wintertime view is illuminated by sunlight from the upper left and covers an area bout 3 km (1.9 mi) wide. The picture is located near 52.5S, 42.6W.

Image Credit:
NASA/JPL/Malin Space Science Systems

Image Addition Date:
2005-01-12