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The Clouds of Mars

The Clouds of Mars

NASA / JPL / Malin Space Science Systems / Bill Dunford

The Clouds of Mars
A composite of global images of Mars taken on November 29-30, 2013 by the Mars Reconnaissance Orbiter. Water ice clouds cling to the summits of the major volcanoes, and fill the giant canyon of Valles Marineris (the long, horizontal feature in the south).

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

Original image data dated on or about November 30, 2013

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