PIA07350: Chasma Boreale Dunes
 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 1081 pixels (w x h)
 Produced By:  Malin Space Science Systems
 Producer ID:  MOC2-997
 Full-Res TIFF:  PIA07350.tif (727.4 kB)
 Full-Res JPEG:  PIA07350.jpg (176.1 kB)

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Original Caption Released with Image:

9 February 2005
This Mars Global Surveyor (MGS) Mars Orbiter Camera (MOC) image shows dark sand dunes overlying an eroded, layered substrate in Chasma Boreale, amid the materials of the martian north polar cap.

Location near: 84.5N, 358.3W
Image width: ~3.0 km (~1.9 mi)
Illumination from: lower left
Season: Northern Summer

Image Credit:
NASA/JPL/Malin Space Science Systems

Image Addition Date:
2005-02-08