The small channels in this image captured by NASA's Mars Odyssey spacecraft dissect the southern rim of Sklodowska Crater on Mars.

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The small channels in this VIS image dissect the southern rim of Sklodowska Crater.

Orbit Number: 46488 Latitude: 32.6463 Longitude: 356.641 Instrument: VIS Captured: 2012-06-07 01:03

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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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