PIA06974: Crater in Arabia
 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:  1296 x 1944 pixels (w x h)
 Produced By:  Malin Space Science Systems
 Producer ID:  MOC2-893
 Full-Res TIFF:  PIA06974.tif (2.522 MB)
 Full-Res JPEG:  PIA06974.jpg (523.4 kB)

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Original Caption Released with Image:

28 October 2004
This high resolution Mars Global Surveyor (MGS) Mars Orbiter Camera (MOC) image shows a small meteor impact crater with bouldery ejecta in the Arabia Terra region of Mars. The image is located near 11.9N, 342.2W. The 300 meter scale bar is about 328 yards long. Sunlight illuminates the scene from the upper left.

Image Credit:
NASA/JPL/Malin Space Science Systems

Image Addition Date:
2004-10-28