PIA07373: Crater in Acidalia
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 765 pixels (width x height)
Produced By: Malin Space Science Systems
Producer ID: MOC2-1005
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Original Caption Released with Image:

This Mars Global Surveyor (MGS) Orbiter Camera (MOC) image shows an impact crater and associated bright wind streak in Acidalia Planitia. Dozens of smaller craters dot the scene.

Location near: 33.6N, 25.0W
Image width: ~3.0 km (~1.9 mi)
Illumination from: lower left
Season: Northern Summer

Image Credit:
NASA/JPL/Malin Space Science Systems

Image Addition Date:
2005-02-17