This image shows two small tributaries, just east of where they join Shalbatana Vallis.

April 1, 2012

This image shows two small tributaries, just east of where they join Shalbatana Vallis.

Orbit Number: 43593 Latitude: 2.71399 Longitude: 316.959 Instrument:

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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NASA/JPL-Caltech/Arizona State University

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