Ius Chasma Ridge (Released 13 September 2004)

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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 shows the central ridge that runs through Ius Chasma.

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


Image ID: 
V01177001 (View data in Mars Image Explorer)
2002-03-21 03:29
Mon, 2004-09-13
1024 pixels (18 km)
3648 pixels (64 km)
0.017566 km/pixel
0.017694 km/pixel


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