PIA07888: Trough in Tempe
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: 672 x 930 pixels (width x height)
Produced By: Malin Space Science Systems
Producer ID: MOC2-1075
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Original Caption Released with Image:

28 April 2005
This Mars Global Surveyor (MGS) Mars Orbiter Camera (MOC) image shows a trough partly filled by large, windblown ripples in the Tempe Terra region of Mars.

Location near: 36.5N, 65.3W
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:
2005-04-28