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The Bruce Murray Space Image Library

Tharsis Montes

Filed under Mars Orbiter Mission (MOM), pretty pictures, amateur image processing, Mars

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Tharsis Montes At far left are the small Uranius Tholus and the conical Ceraunius Tholus, close together. Then, from left to right (northeast to southwest) are the three Tharsis Montes: Ascraeus, Pavonis, and Arsia Mons. Arsia has a bit of early morning cloud to the southwest of its peak. The photo was taken by Mars Orbiter Mission on December 13, 2014.

ISRO / ISSDC / Emily Lakdawalla

Original image data dated on or about December 13, 2014.

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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: Emily Lakdawalla


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