A large sandsheet with surface dune forms is shown in this image of Aonia Terra captured by NASA's 2001 Mars Odyssey spacecraft.

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A large sandsheet with surface dune forms is shown in today's image of Aonia Terra.

Orbit Number: 43607 Latitude: -49.8517 Longitude: 293.215 Instrument: VIS Captured: 2011-10-13 20:21

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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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