Shallow Subsurface Rader (SHARAD)

Shallow Subsurface Rader (SHARAD)

Detailed Description

Shallow Subsurface Radar (SHARAD): "SHARAD (Shallow Radar) looks for liquid or frozen water in the first few hundreds of feet (up to 1 kilometer) of Mars' crust." This instrument probes the surface with radar waves. Its antenna picks up the radar wave return, which has different strengths for different materials on the surface. Read more. 

Details

Image Dimensions: 140 x 150

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Location Taken: US