PIA02035: Map of Mars' Topography
 Target Name:  Mars
 Is a satellite of:  Sol (our sun)
 Mission:  Mars Global Surveyor (MGS)
 Spacecraft:  Mars Global Surveyor Orbiter
 Instrument:  MOLA
 Product Size:  2761 x 1759 pixels (w x h)
 Produced By:  Goddard Space Flight Center
 Producer ID:  P50411 MRPS95011
 Addition Date:  1999-05-27
 Primary Data Set:  MGS EDRs
 Full-Res TIFF:  PIA02035.tif (10.08 MB)
 Full-Res JPEG:  PIA02035.jpg (1.115 MB)

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Map of Mars' topography with zonal spherical harmonic degree 1 (COM/COF offset along the polar z-axis) removed. The projection is rectangular to show topography from pole to pole. Note the general similarity in elevation between the northern and southern hemispheres. The figure highlights the two other significant components of martian topography: the Tharsis province and the Hellas impact basin. Here we have not removed shorter-wavelength topographic features, including those comprising the dichotomy boundary scarp.

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