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Mars: Syrtis Major Hemisphere

Mars: Syrtis Major Hemisphere

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Mars: Syrtis Major Hemisphere
Mosaic of 100 Viking orbiter images acquired in 1980, showing a hemisphere of Mars focused on the Syrtis Major region (the dark area at the right). Prepared by the U.S. Geological Survey.

Most NASA images are in the public domain. Reuse of this image is governed by NASA's image use policy.

Original image data dated on or about February 1, 1980

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