The action of the wind continues to shape the surface of Mars. This region has been eroded by the wind into parallel hills. This image from NASA's Mars Odyssey was captured on Sept. 6, 2010.

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The action of the wind continues to shape the surface of Mars. This region has been eroded by the wind into parallel hills.

Orbit Number: 38718 Latitude: 0.204365 Longitude: 186.665 Instrument: VIS Captured: 2010-09-06 09:23

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

NASA's Jet Propulsion Laboratory manages the 2001 Mars Odyssey mission for NASA's Science Mission Directorate, Washington, D.C. The Thermal Emission Imaging System (THEMIS) was developed by Arizona State University, Tempe, in collaboration with Raytheon Santa Barbara Remote Sensing. The THEMIS investigation is led by Dr. Philip Christensen at Arizona State University. Lockheed Martin Astronautics, Denver, is the prime contractor for the Odyssey project, and developed and built the orbiter. Mission operations are conducted jointly from Lockheed Martin and from JPL, a division of the California Institute of Technology in Pasadena.

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