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The Bruce Murray Space Image Library

Boreales Scopuli

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Boreales Scopuli The north polar cap of Mars and the spiraling network of troughs, hundreds of meters deep, known as the Boreales Scopuli. The full cap is roughly 1000km across. Imaged by ESA's Mars Express orbiter.

ESA / G. Neukum (Freie Universitaet, Berlin) / Bill Dunford

Original image data dated on or about May 15, 2010.

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This work is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial-ShareAlike 3.0 Unported License. For uses not allowed by that license, contact us to request publication permission from the copyright holder: Bill Dunford


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