PIA03277: Martian Artwork


Martian Artwork

Caption:

5 January 2006
This Mars Global Surveyor (MGS) Mars Orbiter Camera (MOC) image shows a dust-mantled plain streaked by spring and summertime dust devils in southern Noachis Terra.

Location near : 57.4°S, 336.2°W
Image width : ~3 km (~1.9 mi)
Illumination from : upper left
Season : Southern Summer

Cataloging Keywords:

Name Value Additional Values
Target Mars
System Mars
Target Type Planet
Mission Mars Global Surveyor (MGS)
Instrument Host Mars Global Surveyor (MGS)
Host Type Orbiter
Instrument Mars Orbiter Camera (MOC)
Detector
Extra Keywords Artwork, Dust, Grayscale
Acquisition Date
Release Date 2006-01-05
Date in Caption 2006-01-05
Image Credit NASA/JPL/Malin Space Science Systems
Source photojournal.jpl.nasa.gov/catalog/PIA03277
Identifier PIA03277