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Mars crescent in color from Viking 2, 6 August 1976

Mars crescent in color from Viking 2, 6 August 1976

NASA / JPL / processed by Bill Dunford

Mars crescent in color from Viking 2, 6 August 1976
Mars looms before the Viking 2 spacecraft as it approaches the planet in August, 1976.

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

Original image data dated on or about August 6, 1976

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