Martian south polar region just prior to the arrival of the MPL

Martian south polar region just prior to the arrival of the Mars polar lander

Detailed Description

Shows the temperatures in the Martian south polar region just prior to the arrival of the Mars polar lander. The color transition from blue to green shows the current edge of the south polar cap. Circles are spaced at 10 degrees of latitude. 0° longitude is straight up.

Details

Image Dimensions: 150 x 150

Date Taken:

Location Taken: US