Layering is evident in this deposit on the floor of Ganges Chasma. This image is from NASA's 2001 Mars Odyssey.

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Layering is evident in this deposit on the floor of Ganges Chasma.

Orbit Number: 41747 Latitude: -7.30579 Longitude: 311.22 Instrument: VIS Captured: 2011-05-13 17:11

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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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