Crater Gullies

December 03, 2018

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Today's VIS image shows an unnamed crater located in Aonia Terra. Numerous gullies dissect the inner crater rim. This crater impacted onto the rim of the much larger Slipher Crater.

Orbit Number: 74781 Latitude: -47.2405 Longitude: 273.88 Instrument: VIS Captured: 2018-10-23 16:58

Please see the THEMIS Data Citation Note for details on crediting THEMIS images.

NASA's Jet Propulsion Laboratory manages the 2001 Mars Odyssey mission for NASA's Science Mission Directorate, Washington, D.C. The Thermal Emission Imaging System (THEMIS) was developed by Arizona State University, Tempe, in collaboration with Raytheon Santa Barbara Remote Sensing. The THEMIS investigation is led by Dr. Philip Christensen at Arizona State University. Lockheed Martin Astronautics, Denver, is the prime contractor for the Odyssey project, and developed and built the orbiter. Mission operations are conducted jointly from Lockheed Martin and from JPL, a division of the California Institute of Technology in Pasadena.




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