This image from NASA's Mars Odyssey spacecraft shows martian terrain that looks like a giant fish with open mouth.

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Do you see what I see? A giant fish with open mouth looks to the left in the center of this VIS image.

Orbit Number: 17786 Latitude: -69.3567 Longitude: 8.55876 Instrument: VIS Captured: 2005-12-17 19:09

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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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