Daedalia Planum

Scaled Image

Image Credit: NASA/JPL/ASU

About this image

Today's VIS image shows a small portion of the immense lava flows that originated from Arsia Mons. Arsia Mons is the southernmost of the three large aligned volcanoes in the Tharsis region. Arsia Mons' last eruption was 10s of million years ago. The youngest volcano in the region is Olympus Mons, the largest volcano in our solar system.

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


Image ID: 
V74945004 (View data in Mars Image Explorer)
2018-11-06 05:00
Wed, 2018-12-26
1024 pixels (17 km)
3648 pixels (63 km)
0.017343 km/pixel
0.0175223 km/pixel


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