This image from NASA's 2001 Mars Odyssey spacecraft shows Hyperborei Cavi - the low regions on the right side of the image. Dunes are found both in the lows and on the higher region on the left side of the image.
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Hyperborei Cavi

Context image for PIA18497
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This VIS image shows Hyperborei Cavi - the low regions on the right side of the image. Dunes are found both in the lows and on the higher region on the left side of the image. The higher region is part of Hyperborea Lingula.

Orbit Number: 54719 Latitude: 80.2492 Longitude: 310.232 Instrument: VIS Captured: 2014-04-15 09:33

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.

Image details

ID#:
PIA18497

Date added:
2014-07-01

Target:
Mars

Mission:
2001 Mars Odyssey

Spacecraft:
2001 Mars Odyssey

Instruments:
Thermal Emission Imaging System

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Full-Res TIFF:
PIA18497.tif (3.43 MB)

Full-Res JPG:
PIA18497.jpg (0.19 MB)

Image credit:
NASA/JPL-Caltech/ASU