Pit Craters in North Polar Residual Cap
NASA/JPL/UArizona
Pit Craters in North Polar Residual Cap
ESP_052966_2645  Science Theme: Tectonic Processes
 
Acquisition date
13 November 2017

Local Mars time
13:15

Latitude (centered)
84.413°

Longitude (East)
134.627°

Spacecraft altitude
321.5 km (199.8 miles)

Original image scale range
32.2 cm/pixel (with 1 x 1 binning) so objects ~96 cm across are resolved

Map projected scale
25 cm/pixel

Map projection
Polarstereographic

Emission angle
0.2°

Phase angle
59.5°

Solar incidence angle
60°, with the Sun about 30° above the horizon

Solar longitude
87.2°, Northern Spring

For non-map projected images
North azimuth:  118°
Sub-solar azimuth:  317.2°
JPEG
Black and white
map projected  non-map

JP2
Black and white
map-projected   (800MB)


JP2 EXTRAS
Black and white
map-projected  (372MB)
non-map           (339MB)


ADDITIONAL INFORMATION
B&W label
EDR products
HiView

NB
Black & white is 5 km across
For scale, use JPEG/JP2 black & white map-projected images
USAGE POLICY
All of the images produced by HiRISE and accessible on this site are within the public domain: there are no restrictions on their usage by anyone in the public, including news or science organizations. We do ask for a credit line where possible:
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POSTSCRIPT
NASA’s Jet Propulsion Laboratory, a division of the California Institute of Technology in Pasadena, Calif., manages the Mars Reconnaissance Orbiter for NASA’s Science Mission Directorate, Washington. The HiRISE camera was built by Ball Aerospace and Technology Corporation and is operated by the University of Arizona.