Perspective view of Mars north polar ice cap

Perspective view of Mars north polar ice cap

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02/02/2017 11:00 am

Copyright

ESA/DLR/FU Berlin; NASA MGS MOLA Science Team

Description

Perspective view of the Mars north polar ice cap and its distinctive dark troughs forming a spiral-like pattern. The view is based on images taken by ESA’s Mars Express and generated using elevation data from the Mars Orbiter Laser Altimeter (MOLA) on board the NASA Mars Global Surveyor mission.

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