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Add Image to Favorite List 1999-05-18 Venus Hubble Space Telescope
Wide Field Planetary Camera 2
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Venus Cloud Tops Viewed by Hubble. This is a NASA Hubble Space Telescope ultraviolet-light image of the planet Venus, taken on January 24 1995, when Venus was at a distance of 70.6 million miles (113.6 million kilometers) from Earth.
PIA01544:
Venus Cloud Tops Viewed by Hubble
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Add Image to Favorite List 1996-02-08 Venus Galileo
Near Infrared Mapping Spectrometer
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Venus - Lower-level Clouds As Seen By NIMS
PIA00221:
Venus - Lower-level Clouds As Seen By NIMS
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Add Image to Favorite List 1998-06-04 Venus Magellan
Imaging Radar
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Nova Superposed on Yavine Corona
PIA00150:
Nova Superposed on Yavine Corona
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Add Image to Favorite List 1996-09-26 Venus Magellan
Imaging Radar
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This image from NASA's Magellan spacecraft shows an impact crater in the central Eistla Region of the equatorial highlands of Venus. The crater is slightly irregular in platform and its walls appear terraced.
PIA00466:
Venus - Large Impact Crater in the Eistla Region
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Add Image to Favorite List 1998-06-03 Venus Magellan
Imaging Radar
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Three-dimensional perspective views of Venusian Terrains composed of reduced resolution left-looking synthetic-aperture radar images merged with altimetry data from the Magellan spacecraft.
PIA00095:
Three-dimensional perspective views of Venusian Terrains composed of reduced resolution left-looking synthetic-aperture radar images merged with altimetry data from the Magellan spacecraft.
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Add Image to Favorite List 1998-06-03 Venus Magellan
Imaging Radar
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Close-up view of Atete Corona
PIA00097:
Close-up view of Atete Corona
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Add Image to Favorite List 1996-11-20 Venus Magellan
Imaging Radar
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This image from NASA's Magellan spacecraft is of Sachs Patera on Venus. Defined as a sag-caldera, Sachs is an elliptical depression 130 meters (81 feet) in depth, spanning 40 kilometers (25 miles) in width along its longest axis.
PIA00473:
Venus - Sag Caldera 'Sachs Patera
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Add Image to Favorite List 1996-11-20 Venus Magellan
Imaging Radar
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This image from NASA's Magellan spacecraft is of the eastern Navka Region of Venus. The crater, which is approximately 8 kilometers (5 miles) in diameter, displays a butterfly symmetry pattern.
PIA00474:
Venus - Impact Crater in Eastern Navka Region
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Add Image to Favorite List 1996-11-22 Venus Magellan
Imaging Radar
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This image from NASA's Magellan spacecraft shows an irregular crater of approximately 14- kilometer (8.7-mile) mean diameter. The crater is actually a cluster of four separate craters that are in rim contact.
PIA00476:
Venus - Multi-Floor Irregular Crater
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Add Image to Favorite List 1998-06-03 Venus Magellan
Imaging Radar
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Three-dimensional perspective views of Venusian Terrains composed of reduced resolution left-looking synthetic-aperture radar images merged with altimetry data from the Magellan spacecraft.
PIA00096:
Three-dimensional perspective views of Venusian Terrains composed of reduced resolution left-looking synthetic-aperture radar images merged with altimetry data from the Magellan spacecraft.
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Add Image to Favorite List 1998-06-03 Venus Magellan
Imaging Radar
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Close-up view of Yavine Corona
PIA00098:
Close-up view of Yavine Corona
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Add Image to Favorite List 1996-02-08 Venus Galileo
Near Infrared Mapping Spectrometer
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Venus - Lower-level Nightside Clouds As Seen By NIMS
PIA00222:
Venus - Lower-level Nightside Clouds As Seen By NIMS
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Add Image to Favorite List 1996-10-23 Venus Magellan
Imaging Radar
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This image from NASA's Magellan spacecraft is in the Lavinia Region of Venus. Volcanic vent areas in this part of the plains west of Alpha Regio consist of domes and pits up to nearly 3 kilometers across.
PIA00467:
Venus - Lavinia Region
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Add Image to Favorite List 2006-11-24 Venus MESSENGER
MDIS - Wide Angle
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On Oct. 24, 2006, NASA's MESSENGER spacecraft came within 2,990 kilometers (1,860 miles) of Venus during its second planetary encounter.
PIA10123:
Approaching Venus
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Add Image to Favorite List 2007-06-05 Venus MESSENGER
MDIS - Wide Angle
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After acquiring hundreds of high-resolution images during close approach to Venus, NASA's MESSENGER turned its wide-angle camera back to the planet and acquired a departure sequence.
PIA10125:
MESSENGER Bids Farewell to Venus Animation Icon
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Add Image to Favorite List 1996-02-01 Venus Magellan
Imaging Radar
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Venus - Lada Terra Region
PIA00219:
Venus - Lada Terra Region
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Add Image to Favorite List 1996-10-23 Venus Magellan
Imaging Radar
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In September 1990, Magellan imaged this impact crater that is representative of Venusian craters that are of the proper diameter (about 15 kilometers) to be 'transitional' in their morphology between 'complex' and irregular' craters.
PIA00468:
Venus - 'Transitional' Crater
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Add Image to Favorite List 1996-11-20 Venus Magellan
Imaging Radar
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This image from NASA's Magellan spacecraft is of Crater Stephania in northern Sedna Planitia on Venus. It is one of the smaller craters on Venus.
PIA00475:
Venus - Crater 'Stefania' in N. Sedna Planitia
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Add Image to Favorite List 1996-02-01 Venus Galileo
Solid-State Imaging
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This colorized picture of Venus was taken Feb. 14, 1990, from a distance of almost 1.7 million miles, about 6 days after NASA's Galileo made it's closest approach to the planet.
PIA00111:
Venus Colorized Clouds
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Add Image to Favorite List 1996-03-07 Venus Magellan
Imaging Radar
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This image mosaic from NASA's Magellan spacecraft shows the impact crater Golubkina.
PIA00236:
Venus - Crater Golubkina
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Add Image to Favorite List 1998-06-03 Venus Pioneer Venus
Imaging Radar
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This perspective view of Ishtar Terra was derived from data obtained by NASA's Pioneer Venus spacecraft's altimetry radar instrument.
PIA00093:
Perspective View of Ishtar Terra
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Add Image to Favorite List 1996-01-29 Venus Magellan
Imaging Radar
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Venus - Lineated Plains in Lakshmi Region
PIA00085:
Venus - Lineated Plains in Lakshmi Region
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Add Image to Favorite List 1996-03-07 Venus Magellan
Imaging Radar
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This view of the surface of Venus acquired by NASA's Magellan spacecraft shows a geographically young region of lowland plains. The location is near the equator between two highland areas known as Asteria Regio and Phoebe Regio.
PIA00237:
Venus - Asteria Regio and Phoebe Regio
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Add Image to Favorite List 1996-11-20 Venus Magellan
Imaging Radar
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This full-resolution image from NASA's Magellan spacecraft shows an impact crater named Jeanne. The distinctive triangular shape of the ejecta indicates that the impacting body probably hit obliquely, traveling from southwest to northeast.
PIA00472:
Venus - Impact Crater 'Jeanne
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Add Image to Favorite List 1996-03-14 Venus Magellan
Imaging Radar
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Southwest Lakshmi Planum (plains) is bounded on the south by the Danu Montes (mountains) as shown by NASA's Magellan spacecraft.
PIA00249:
Venus - Danu Montes and Lakshmi Planum
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Add Image to Favorite List 1996-11-07 Venus Magellan
Imaging Radar
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This image from NASA's Magellan spacecraft shows an area of dark volcanic lava flows overlying the brighter surrounding plains which are thought to have been formed from older flows.
PIA00482:
Venus - Dark Volcanic Lava Flows
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Add Image to Favorite List 1996-03-07 Venus Magellan
Imaging Radar
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Venus - Volcano in Parga Chasma
PIA00243:
Venus - Volcano in Parga Chasma
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Add Image to Favorite List 1996-02-05 Venus Magellan
Imaging Radar
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Venus - First Radar Test
PIA00205:
Venus - First Radar Test
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Add Image to Favorite List 1996-02-05 Venus Magellan
Imaging Radar
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Venus - Beta Regio
PIA00206:
Venus - Beta Regio
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Add Image to Favorite List 1996-02-05 Venus Magellan
Imaging Radar
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Venus - 3D Perspective of Golubkina Crater
PIA00209:
Venus - 3D Perspective of Golubkina Crater
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Add Image to Favorite List 1996-02-05 Venus Magellan
Imaging Radar
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Venus - Phoebe Region
PIA00211:
Venus - Phoebe Region
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Add Image to Favorite List 1996-02-01 Venus Magellan
Imaging Radar
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Venus Phoebe Regio
PIA00212:
Venus Phoebe Regio
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Add Image to Favorite List 1996-09-26 Venus Magellan
Imaging Radar
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Venus - Multiple-Floored, Irregular Impact Crater
PIA00462:
Venus - Multiple-Floored, Irregular Impact Crater
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Add Image to Favorite List 2010-02-02 Venus MESSENGER
MDIS - Wide Angle
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This image from NASA's MESSENGER is one of many from the latest vulcanoid search are currently being transmitted to Earth. Vulcanoids are small rocky bodies that have been postulated to exist but not yet been detected.
PIA12443:
A View of Venus while Searching for Vulcanoids
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Add Image to Favorite List 2007-06-05 Venus MESSENGER
MDIS - Wide Angle
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NASA's MESSENGER spacecraft snapped a series of images as it approached Venus on June 5. The planet is enshrouded by a global layer of clouds that obscures its surface to the MESSENGER Dual Imaging System (MDIS) cameras.
PIA10124:
Approaching Venus Image #2
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Add Image to Favorite List 1996-10-23 Venus Magellan
Imaging Radar
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This crater in the Navka region of Venus was mapped by NASA's Magellan on Sept. 26-27, 1990 during orbits 459 and 460. It has the terraced walls, flat radar-dark floor, and central peak that are characteristic of craters classified as complex.
PIA00470:
Venus - Complex Crater 'Buck' in Navka Region
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Add Image to Favorite List 1996-03-07 Venus Magellan
Imaging Radar
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This image mosaic from NASA's Magellan spacecraft is of an impact crater located in Guinevere Planitia on Venus.
PIA00238:
Venus - Impact Crater in Guinevere Planitia
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Add Image to Favorite List 1996-11-14 Venus Magellan
Imaging Radar
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This image from NASA's Magellan spacecraft is from the eastern Ovda region of Venus. The image shows some small volcanic domes on the flank of the volcano Maat.
PIA00487:
Venus - Volcanic Domes on Flank of Volcanic Maat in East Ovda Region
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Add Image to Favorite List 1996-02-05 Venus Magellan
Imaging Radar
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Venus - Golubkina Crater
PIA00210:
Venus - Golubkina Crater
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Add Image to Favorite List 1996-03-14 Venus Magellan
Imaging Radar
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Venus - Stereoscopic Images of Volcanic Domes
PIA00251:
Venus - Stereoscopic Images of Volcanic Domes
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Add Image to Favorite List 1996-03-14 Venus Magellan
Imaging Radar
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Landslides on Venus! The image on the left was taken in late November of 1990 during Magellan's first trip around Venus. The image on the right was taken July 23, as the Magellan spacecraft passed over the region for the second time.
PIA00248:
Venus - Aphrodite Terra
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Add Image to Favorite List 1996-10-23 Venus Magellan
Imaging Radar
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This image from NASA's Magellan spacecraft covers region near Hestia Rupes on the northwestern corner of Aphrodite Terra. This complex network exhibits tributary-like branches similar to those observed in river systems on Earth.
PIA00469:
Venus - Complex Network of Narrow Fractures Near Hestia Rupes Region
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Add Image to Favorite List 1996-03-14 Venus Magellan
Imaging Radar
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NASA's Magellan spacecraft observed remnant landslide deposits apparently resulting from the collapse of volcanic structures. This radar image is centered in the southwestern Navka Region of Venus.
PIA00262:
Venus - Landslide in Navka Region
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Add Image to Favorite List 1996-02-01 Venus Galileo
Solid-State Imaging
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This picture of Venus was taken by the NASA's Galileo spacecraft's Solid State Imaging System on February 14, 1990, at a range of almost 1.7 million miles from the planet.
PIA00072:
Venus Cloud Patterns (colorized and filtered)
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Add Image to Favorite List 1996-01-29 Venus Galileo
Solid-State Imaging
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These two images of Venus from NASA's Galileo spacecraft show the global structure of cloud patterns at two different depths in the upper cloud layers.
PIA00073:
Venus as Viewed Through Violet and Near Infrared Filters
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Add Image to Favorite List 1996-01-29 Venus Magellan
Imaging Radar
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Venus - Fractured Somerville Crater in Beta Regio
PIA00100:
Venus - Fractured Somerville Crater in Beta Regio
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Add Image to Favorite List 1996-02-01 Venus Magellan
Imaging Radar
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Venus - Ushas Mons
PIA00213:
Venus - Ushas Mons
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Add Image to Favorite List 1996-11-26 Venus Magellan
Imaging Radar
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This full resolution mosaiced image from NASA's Magellan spacecraft is located in the Lakshmi region of Venus at 47 degrees north latitude and 334 east longitude.
PIA00477:
Venus - Possible Remnants of a Meteoroid in Lakshmi Region
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Add Image to Favorite List 1996-01-29 Venus Magellan
Imaging Radar
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This image from NASA's Magellan spacecraft is of an area located in the Eistla Region of Venus in the southern hemisphere.
PIA00089:
Venus - Eistla Region
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Add Image to Favorite List 1996-01-29 Venus Galileo
Solid-State Imaging
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Four Views of Venus (High Pass Filter)
PIA00110:
Four Views of Venus (High Pass Filter)
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Add Image to Favorite List 1996-02-08 Venus Galileo
Solid-State Imaging
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Venus - Multiple Views of High-level Clouds
PIA00223:
Venus - Multiple Views of High-level Clouds
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Add Image to Favorite List 1996-11-14 Venus Magellan
Imaging Radar
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This image from NASA's Magellan spacecraft is from the southern portion of Navka. In the center of this image are two bright deposits running north to south.
PIA00483:
Venus - Outflow Channel in South Navka
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Add Image to Favorite List 1996-09-26 Venus Magellan
Imaging Radar
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Venus - Barton Crater
PIA00463:
Venus - Barton Crater
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Add Image to Favorite List 1996-11-14 Venus Magellan
Imaging Radar
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This image from NASA's Magellan spacecraft reveals Sacajawea Patera, a large, elongate caldera located in Western Ishtar Terra on the smooth plateau of Lakshmi Planum.
PIA00485:
Venus - A Large Elongated Caldera 'Sacajawea Patera
Full Resolution:     TIFF (2.22 MB)     JPEG (712.6 kB)
Add Image to Favorite List 1996-01-29 Venus Magellan
Imaging Radar
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East Part of Sapas Mons with Flooded Crater
PIA00099:
East Part of Sapas Mons with Flooded Crater
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Add Image to Favorite List 1998-06-04 Venus Magellan
Imaging Radar
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This perspective view of Venus, generated by computer from NASA's Magellan data and color-coded with emissivity, is a look westward across the Fortuna Tessera toward the slopes of Maxwell Montes.
PIA00315:
Looking Westward Across the Fortuna Tessera (Left Member of a Synthetic Stereo Pair)
Full Resolution:     TIFF (2.643 MB)     JPEG (283.3 kB)
Add Image to Favorite List 1998-06-04 Venus Magellan
Imaging Radar
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This perspective view of Venus, generated by computer from NASA's Magellan data and color-coded with emissivity, shows part of the lowland plains in Sedna Planitia.
PIA00314:
Sedna Planitia (Right Member of a Synthetic Stereo Pair)
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Add Image to Favorite List 1998-06-04 Venus Magellan
Imaging Radar
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This perspective view of Venus, generated by computer from NASA's Magellan data and color-coded with emissivity, shows part of the lowland plains in Sedna Planitia. Circular depressions with associated fracture patterns, called 'coronae.'
PIA00313:
Sedna Planitia (Left Member of a Synthetic Stereo Pair)
Full Resolution:     TIFF (2.568 MB)     JPEG (270.1 kB)
Add Image to Favorite List 1998-06-04 Venus Magellan
Imaging Radar
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This perspective view of Venus, generated by computer from NASA's Magellan data and color-coded with emissivity, is a look westward across the Fortuna Tessera toward the slopes of Maxwell Montes.
PIA00316:
Looking Westward Across the Fortuna Tessera (Right Member of a Synthetic Stereo Pair)
Full Resolution:     TIFF (2.614 MB)     JPEG (283.7 kB)
Add Image to Favorite List 1996-01-29 Venus Galileo
Near Infrared Mapping Spectrometer
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This image is a false color version of a near infrared map of lower level clouds on the night side of Venus, obtained by the Near Infrared Mapping Spectrometer aboard the Galileo spacecraft as it approached the planet Feb. 10, 1990.
PIA00112:
Venus Nightside through the Near Infrared Mapping Spectrometer
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Add Image to Favorite List 1996-01-29 Venus Galileo
Near Infrared Mapping Spectrometer
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This false-color image is a near-infrared map of lower-level clouds on the night side of Venus, obtained by NASA's Galileo spacecraft as it approached the planet's night side on Feb. 10, 1990.
PIA00124:
Infrared Image of Low Clouds on Venus
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Add Image to Favorite List 1996-03-14 Venus Magellan
Imaging Radar
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NASA's Magellan spacecraft has observed remnant landslide deposits apparently resulting from the collapse of volcanic structures.
PIA00263:
Venus - Landslide Deposits
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Add Image to Favorite List 1996-02-01 Venus Galileo
Solid-State Imaging
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These images of the Venus clouds were taken by NASA's Galileo Solid State Imaging System February 13,1990, at a range of about 1 million miles. The smallest detail visible is about 20 miles. They show the state of the clouds near the top of Venus's cloud
PIA00071:
Venus in Violet and Near Infrared Light
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Add Image to Favorite List 1996-10-23 Venus Magellan
Imaging Radar
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This is a full resolution mosaic from NASA's Magellan spacecraft shows a series of complex lava flows which emerge from the northern flank of Sif Mons, a large volcano just to the south.
PIA00471:
Venus - Complex Lava Flows at Sif Mons
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Add Image to Favorite List 1996-03-14 Venus Magellan
Imaging Radar
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This is full-resolution mosaic from NASA's Magellan spacecraft. The bright feature, slightly south of center is interpreted to be a volcano with a large apron of blocky debris to its right and some smaller aprons to its left.
PIA00264:
Venus - Volcano With Massive Landslides
Full Resolution:     TIFF (3.237 MB)     JPEG (964.2 kB)
Add Image to Favorite List 1996-02-08 Venus Magellan
Imaging Radar
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Gula Mons is displayed in this computer-simulated view from NASA's Magellan spacecraft of the surface of Venus.
PIA00234:
Venus - 3D Perspective View of Gula Mons
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Add Image to Favorite List 1996-02-02 Venus Magellan
Imaging Radar
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Sif Mons is displayed in this computer-simulated view obtained by NASA's Magellan spacecraft of the surface of Venus.
PIA00108:
Venus - 3D Perspective View of Sif Mons
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Add Image to Favorite List 1996-02-02 Venus Magellan
Imaging Radar
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A corona is displayed in this computer-simulated view from NASA's Magellan spacecraft of the surface of Venus.
PIA00109:
Venus - 3D Perspective View of Idem-Kuva
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Add Image to Favorite List 1996-02-08 Venus Magellan
Imaging Radar
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A portion of western Eistla Regio is displayed in this three-dimensional perspective view of the surface of Venus as seen by NASA's Magellan spacecraft.
PIA00233:
Venus - 3D Perspective View of Eistla Regio
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Add Image to Favorite List 1996-03-14 Venus Magellan
Imaging Radar
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This is a stereo image pair of crater Goeppert-Mayer obtained by NASA's Magellan radar mapping mission.
PIA00269:
Venus - Stereo Image Pair of Crater Goeppert-Mayer
Full Resolution:     TIFF (3.228 MB)     JPEG (811.6 kB)
Add Image to Favorite List 1996-02-05 Venus Magellan
Imaging Radar
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Venus - Rhea Mons Volcano
PIA00208:
Venus - Rhea Mons Volcano
Full Resolution:     TIFF (1.267 MB)     JPEG (429.1 kB)
Add Image to Favorite List 1996-01-29 Venus Magellan
Imaging Radar
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NASA's Magellan synthetic aperture radar (SAR) imaged this unique 'triplet crater,' or 'crater field' during orbits 418-421 on Sept. 21, 1990. The three craters appear to have relatively steep walls.
PIA00088:
Venus - Stein Triplet Crater
Full Resolution:     TIFF (2.606 MB)     JPEG (819.1 kB)
Add Image to Favorite List 1996-03-07 Venus Magellan
Imaging Radar
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This image from NASA's Magellan spacecraft shows a complex crater with a circular rim, terraced walls, and central peaks.
PIA00239:
Venus - Crater Aurelia
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Add Image to Favorite List 1996-03-13 Venus Magellan
Imaging Radar
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This compressed resolution radar mosaic from NASA's Magellan spacecraft shows a 600 kilometers (360 mile) segment of the longest channel discovered on Venus in 1990.
PIA00245:
Venus - 600 Kilometer Segment of Longest Channel on Venus
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Add Image to Favorite List 1996-09-23 Venus Magellan
Imaging Radar
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This full resolution radar mosaic from NASA's Magellan spacecraft shows a 200 kilometer (124 mile) segment of a sinuous channel on Venus.
PIA00253:
Venus - Sinuous Channel
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Add Image to Favorite List 1996-03-14 Venus Magellan
Imaging Radar
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This full-resolution image from NASA's Magellan spacecraft shows the northern part of the Akna Montes (mountains) of Venus.
PIA00250:
Venus - Wanda Crater in Akna Montes
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Add Image to Favorite List 1996-03-13 Venus Magellan
Imaging Radar
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These two radar images from NASA's Magellan spacecraft are centered about 60.5 degrees south latitude and 348.8 degrees east longitude in the eastern Lavinia Region of Venus.
PIA00247:
Venus - Left and Right Looking Images of Lavinia Region
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Add Image to Favorite List 1996-02-05 Venus Magellan
Imaging Radar
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Venus - Magellan and Arecibo Comparison
PIA00207:
Venus - Magellan and Arecibo Comparison
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Add Image to Favorite List 2003-06-27 Venus Mariner 2
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NASA's Mariner 2 was the world's first successful interplanetary spacecraft. Launched August 27, 1962, on an Atlas-Agena rocket, Mariner 2 passed within about 34,000 kilometers (21,000 miles) of Venus.
PIA04594:
Mariner 2 (Artist's Concept)
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Add Image to Favorite List 1998-06-04 Venus Magellan
Imaging Radar
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This perspective view of Venus, generated by computer from NASA's Magellan data and color-coded with emissivity, shows part of Sedna Planitia and illustrates a common phenomenon of the lowland plains of Venus.
PIA00306:
Magellan's Perspective View of Sedna Planitia, 45 N, 350 E
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Add Image to Favorite List 1998-06-04 Venus Magellan
Imaging Radar
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This perspective view of Venus, generated by computer from NASA's Magellan data and color-coded with emissivity, shows the boundary between the lowland plains and characteristic Venusian highland terrain in Ovda Region.
PIA00311:
Magellan's Perspective View of Ovda Regio, 0 S, 129 E
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Add Image to Favorite List 1996-03-14 Venus Magellan
Imaging Radar
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This full resolution radar mosaic from NASA's Magellan spacecraftshows an oblique view of the impact crater Riley, named for Margaretta Riley, a 19th Century botanist.
PIA00266:
Venus - Oblique View of Crater Riley
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Add Image to Favorite List 2010-04-08 Venus Magellan
Venus Express
VIRTIS
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This figure shows the volcanic peak Idunn Mons in the Imdr Regio area of Venus. The topographic backbone (brown color) was derived from data obtained by NASA's Magellan spacecraft and the overlay was derived from data from ESA's Venus Express Spacecraft.
PIA13001:
Surface Warmth on a Venus Volcano
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Add Image to Favorite List 1996-03-14 Venus Magellan
Imaging Radar
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This image from NASA's Magellan spacecraft, with radar illumination from west to east, shows three unusual volcanoes located in the Guinevere Planitia lowland.
PIA00261:
Venus - Volcanos in Guinevere Planitia
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Add Image to Favorite List 1996-09-20 Venus Magellan
Imaging Radar
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Venus - Interior of Ovda Regio
PIA00218:
Venus - Interior of Ovda Regio
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Add Image to Favorite List 1998-06-04 Venus Magellan
Imaging Radar
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This perspective view of Venus, generated by computer from NASA's Magellan data and color-coded with emissivity, shows part of the lowlands to the north of Ovda Regio. The prominent topographic feature is a shield volcano.
PIA00308:
Magellan's Perspective View of Ovda Regio, 15 N, 77 E
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Add Image to Favorite List 1998-06-04 Venus Magellan
Imaging Radar
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This perspective view of Venus, generated by computer from NASA's Magellan data and color-coded with emissivity, shows the boundary between the lowland plains and characteristic Venusian highland terrain in Ovda Regio.
PIA00309:
Magellan's Perspective View of Ovda Regio, 0 N, 77 E
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Add Image to Favorite List 1998-06-04 Venus Magellan
Imaging Radar
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This perspective view of Venus, generated by computer from NASA's Magellan data and color-coded with emissivity, shows the impact crater Markham, named after the English aviator Beryl Markham.
PIA00312:
Magellan's View of Crater Markham, 0 N, 163 E
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Add Image to Favorite List 1996-02-07 Venus Magellan
Imaging Radar
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This Magellan full resolution mosaic, centered at 12.3 north latitude, 8.3 degrees east longitude, shows an area in the Eistla region of Venus.
PIA00084:
Venus - Eistla Region
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Add Image to Favorite List 1996-11-26 Venus Magellan
Imaging Radar
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This image from NASA's Magellan spacecraft is from the northeastern Atalanta Region of Venus. The image shows the complex impact crater, Dickinson, characterized by a partial central ring and a floor flooded by radar-dark and radar-bright materials.
PIA00479:
Venus - Complex Crater 'Dickinson' in NE Atalanta Region
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Add Image to Favorite List 1996-02-01 Venus Magellan
Imaging Radar
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Venus - Alpha Regio
PIA00215:
Venus - Alpha Regio
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Add Image to Favorite List 1996-11-14 Venus Magellan
Imaging Radar
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This radar image mosaic of Venus from NASA's Magellan spacecraft, is in the Lada region. The mosaic shows a system of east-trending radar-bright and dark lava flows encountering and breaching a north-trending ridge belt (left of center).
PIA00486:
Venus - System of Lava Flows and Ridge Belt
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Add Image to Favorite List 1996-09-26 Venus Magellan
Imaging Radar
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Venus - Comparison of Venera and Magellan Resolutions
PIA00465:
Venus - Comparison of Venera and Magellan Resolutions
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Add Image to Favorite List 1996-03-13 Venus Magellan
Imaging Radar
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Two unusual volcanic domes are shown in this full-resolution mosaic obtained by NASA's Magellan spacecraft.
PIA00244:
Venus - Volcanic Domes East of Beta Regio
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Add Image to Favorite List 1996-02-01 Venus Magellan
Imaging Radar
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This image obtained by NASA's Magellan spacecraft reveals Sacajawea Patera, a large, elongate caldera located in western Ishtar Terra on the smooth plateau of Lakshmi Planum.
PIA00216:
Venus - False Color of Sacajawea Petera
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Add Image to Favorite List 1998-06-04 Venus Magellan
Imaging Radar
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This perspective view of Venus, generated by computer from NASA's Magellan data and color-coded with emissivity, shows the boundary between the lowland plains and characteristic Venusian highland terrain in Ovda Regio.
PIA00310:
Magellan's Perspective View of Ovda Regio, 0 N, 129 E
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Add Image to Favorite List 1998-06-04 Venus Magellan
Imaging Radar
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This perspective view of Venus, generated by computer from NASA's Magellan data and color-coded with emissivity, shows part of the lowland plains in Sedna Planitia.
PIA00307:
Magellan's Perspective View of Sedna Planitia, 45 N, 11 E
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Add Image to Favorite List 1996-02-01 Venus Magellan
Imaging Radar
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Venus - Comparison of Initial Magellan Radar Test and Data Acquired in 4/91
PIA00220:
Venus - Comparison of Initial Magellan Radar Test and Data Acquired in 4/91
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Add Image to Favorite List 1996-03-14 Venus Magellan
Imaging Radar
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Venus - Comparison of Left and Right Looking Views of Imdr Region
PIA00260:
Venus - Comparison of Left and Right Looking Views of Imdr Region
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Add Image to Favorite List 1996-02-05 Venus Magellan
Imaging Radar
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This radar image from NASA's Magellan spacecraft shows a region located in a vast plain to the south of Aphrodite Terra. The data for this image was obtained in January 1991.
PIA00202:
Venus - Aine Corona (F-MIDR 59S164)
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