This image from NASA's Mars Odyssey shows dark slope streaks, a common feature on the rim of this unnamed crater within Tikhonravov Crater.
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Dark Slope Streaks within Tikhonravov Crater

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Dark slope streaks are a common feature on the rim of this unnamed crater within Tikhonravov Crater.

Orbit Number: 38923 Latitude: 13.8328 Longitude: 34.2765 Instrument: VIS Captured: 2010-09-23 06:25

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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ID#:
PIA13603

Date added:
2010-11-05

Target:
Mars

Mission:
2001 Mars Odyssey

Spacecraft:
2001 Mars Odyssey

Instruments:
Thermal Emission Imaging System

Size:
1344 x 2769 pixels (width x height)

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Image credit:
NASA/JPL/ASU