Planets and Moons  ID: 1105

Mars Crust Thickness

Looking at a slice of Mars. The slice depicts Mars from south (left) to north (right). Notice the downward trend from right to left, showing that Mars is mostly downhill from North to South.

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Alex Kekesi (GST): Lead Animator
David Smith (NASA/GSFC): Scientist
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NASA/Goddard Space Flight Center Scientific Visualization Studio

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Mars Global Surveyor - MGS

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Subsurface Mars

SVS >> Mars
DLESE >> Space science
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Planetary Report, July/August 2000, pp.12-13