Basal Unit in North Polar Layered Deposits Scarp
NASA/JPL/University of Arizona
Basal Unit in North Polar Layered Deposits Scarp
PSP_001804_2640  Science Theme: Polar Geology

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Acquisition date
15 December 2006

Local Mars time:
13:44

Latitude (centered)
83.885°

Longitude (East)
122.319°

Range to target site
319.9 km (199.9 miles)

Original image scale range
32.0 cm/pixel (with 1 x 1 binning) so objects ~96 cm across are resolved

Map projected scale
25 cm/pixel

Map projection
Polarstereographic

Emission angle:
2.6°

Phase angle:
74.6°

Solar incidence angle
72°, with the Sun about 18° above the horizon

Solar longitude
150.6°, Northern Summer

North azimuth:
118°

Sub-solar azimuth:
324.5°
JPEG
Black and white
map projected  non-map

JP2
Black and white
map-projected   (477MB)


JP2 EXTRAS
Black and white
map-projected  (320MB)
non-map           (223MB)


ADDITIONAL INFORMATION
B&W label
EDR products
HiView

NB
Black & white is 5 km across
For scale, use JPEG/JP2 black & white map-projected images


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Postscript
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