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Mars-facing side of Phobos

Date: 22 August 2004
Satellite: Mars Express
Depicts: Phobos
Copyright: ESA/DLR/FU Berlin, CC BY-SA IGO 3.0

The image shows the Mars-facing side of Phobos, taken from a distance of less than 200 kilometres with a resolution of about seven metres per pixel, on 22 August 2004.

This colour image was calculated from the three colour channels and the nadir channel on the High Resolution Stereo Camera (HRSC). Due to geometric reasons the scale bar is only valid for the centre of the image.

 
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