Gale Crater - False Color

Scaled Image

Image Credit: NASA/JPL/ASU

About this image

The THEMIS VIS camera contains 5 filters. The data from different filters can be combined in multiple ways to create a false color image. These false color images may reveal subtle variations of the surface not easily identified in a single band image. Today's false color image shows part of the floor of Gale Crater.

Please see the THEMIS Data Citation Note for details on crediting THEMIS images. 


Image ID: 
V51266002 (View data in Mars Image Explorer)
2013-07-05 04:36
Fri, 2017-01-20
512 pixels (18 km)
1824 pixels (64 km)
0.035569 km/pixel
0.0360467 km/pixel


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