PIA07481: Dunes of the Frozen North
 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:  601 x 1500 pixels (w x h)
 Produced By:  Malin Space Science Systems
 Producer ID:  MOC2-1035
 Full-Res TIFF:  PIA07481.tif (861 kB)
 Full-Res JPEG:  PIA07481.jpg (131.9 kB)

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Original Caption Released with Image:

19 March 2005
This Mars Global Surveyor (MGS) Mars Orbiter Camera (MOC) image shows dark north polar dunes overlying other materials in the north polar region.

Location near: 79.1N, 228.8W
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:
2005-03-19