[meteorite-list] Mars Global Surveyor Images - February 12-18, 2004

From: Ron Baalke <baalke_at_meteoritecentral.com>
Date: Thu Apr 22 10:31:24 2004
Message-ID: <200402181625.IAA23016_at_zagami.jpl.nasa.gov>

February 12-18, 2004

The following new images taken by the Mars Orbiter Camera (MOC) on
the Mars Global Surveyor spacecraft are now available:

o Crater Floor Bands (Released 12 February 2004)

o Opportunity Site: Before and After (Released 13 February 2004)

o Happy Valentine's Day 2004 (Released 14 February 2004)

o Becquerel Beckons (Released 15 February 2004)

o Complex Wind Streaks (Released 16 February 2004)

o Third MOC View of Opportunity Landing Site (Released 17 February 2004)

o Gullied Crater Wall (Released 18 February 2004)

All of the Mars Global Surveyor images are archived here:


Mars Global Surveyor was launched in November 1996 and has been
in Mars orbit since September 1997. It began its primary
mapping mission on March 8, 1999. Mars Global Surveyor is the
first mission in a long-term program of Mars exploration known as
the Mars Surveyor Program that is managed by JPL for NASA's Office
of Space Science, Washington, DC. Malin Space Science Systems (MSSS)
and the California Institute of Technology built the MOC
using spare hardware from the Mars Observer mission. MSSS operates
the camera from its facilities in San Diego, CA. The Jet Propulsion
Laboratory's Mars Surveyor Operations Project operates the Mars Global
Surveyor spacecraft with its industrial partner, Lockheed Martin
Astronautics, from facilities in Pasadena, CA and Denver, CO.
Received on Wed 18 Feb 2004 11:25:13 AM PST

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