Nighttime IR Ejecta

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Image Credit: NASA/JPL/ASU

About this image

Today's crater is slightly older than one shown yesterday. The ballistically emplaced ejecta is now a uniform gray tone in this nighttime IR image. With time dust will cover young surfaces and control the IR image tone. This crater is located east of Huygens Crater.

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Image ID: 
I02114005 (View data in Mars Image Explorer)
2002-06-06 07:34
Tue, 2004-12-07
320 pixels (31 km)
1295 pixels (130 km)
0.100935 km/pixel
0.096983 km/pixel


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