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Nighttime Water Ice Clouds Predicted by Models are Confirmed by MCS Observations

Posted 2011/10/25 12:00 CDT | 0 comment

The Mars Climate Sounder instrument provides routine nightside observations of atmospheric temperature and opacity that document the presence of rapidly evolving water ice cloud layers in the Martian tropics during the northern summer season.

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