Windstreaks in this image indicate winds from the east to west in this region of Meridiani Planum captured by NASA's 2001 Mars Odyssey spacecraft.

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Windstreaks in this VIS image indicate winds from the east to west in this region of Meridiani Planum.

Orbit Number: 51332 Latitude: 4.18759 Longitude: 7.94561 Instrument: VIS Captured: 2013-07-10 16:51

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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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