PIA07501: Chasma Boreale
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: 647 x 1487 pixels (width x height)
Produced By: Malin Space Science Systems
Producer ID: MOC2-1041
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Full-Res JPEG: PIA07501.jpg (186.1 kB)

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Original Caption Released with Image:

25 March 2005
This Mars Global Surveyor (MGS) Mars Orbiter Camera (MOC) image shows layers and dunes in Chasma Boreale, a large depression in the north polar region.

Location near: 85.2N, 10.4W
Image width: ~3 km (~1.9 mi)
Illumination from: lower left
Season: Northern Summer

Image Credit:
NASA/JPL/Malin Space Science Systems

Image Addition Date:
2005-03-25