Ius Chasma Debris

Scaled Image

Image Credit: NASA/JPL/ASU

About this image

THEMIS has taken some great pictures of Valles Marineris, the largest canyon in the solar system. If this canyon were on Earth, it would stretch from New York to Los Angeles. Image of the Day toured some of the canyons that make up this vast system.
This image of Ius Chasma was collected during the southern spring season. Debris from a landslide appears to cover most of the scene.

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


Image ID: 
V07069001 (View data in Mars Image Explorer)
2003-07-19 03:43
Tue, 2004-09-07
512 pixels (18 km)
1440 pixels (50 km)
0.034837 km/pixel
0.035283 km/pixel


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