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Crescent Phobos

Crescent Phobos

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ESA/DLR/FU Berlin (G. Neukum) / Emily Lakdawalla

Crescent Phobos
Mars Express captured this view of a crescent Phobos on May 25, 2007. The view is looking down on the northern hemisphere, with the equator toward the top. A bright splash of material on the upper right limb is the west rim of the giant crater Stickney.

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

Original image data dated on or about May 25, 2007

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