PIA07864: Valley near Ceraunius
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: 601 x 954 pixels (width x height)
Produced By: Malin Space Science Systems
Producer ID: MOC2-1069
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Original Caption Released with Image:

22 April 2005
This Mars Global Surveyor (MGS) Mars Orbiter Camera (MOC) image shows a valley, possibly formed by collapse, in the Ceraunius Fossae region of northern Tharsis.

Location near: 22.3N, 109.3W
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:
2005-04-22