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Jezero Crater

Natural color image of the 49 km diameter Jezero Crater. This crater formerly hosted a lake with a delta system, and is a target for surface exploration by the Mars 2020 rover.

 

This image combines a mosaic of monochrome Mars Reconnaissance Orbiter CTX images with ~6 m/px resolution with color imagery from the Mars Express HRSC instrument, which has a color resolution of ~100 m/px. The large mismatch in resolution creates some color artifacts, especially near sharp boundaries. The full-resolution image can be downloaded here: [farm5.staticflickr.com/4846/46052106421_cdda7d8618_o_d.png].

 

Image Credit: NASA / JPL / MSSS / ESA / DLR / FU-Berlin /J. Cowart, CC BY-SA 3.0 IGO

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Uploaded on November 26, 2018