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Mars Global Surveyor Captures More Views of Gullies
Mars Global Surveyor Captures More Views of Gullies
17 Nov 2000
(Source: Jet Propulsion Laboratory)

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NASA's Mars Global Surveyor spacecraft, currently orbiting Mars, simultaneously snapped both a wide-angle and high-resolution view of Hale crater that show gullies - possibly carved by water - in the peaks of sand dunes inside the crater.

The Global Surveyor images, which support findings release last spring, are available at:

http://photojournal.jpl.nasa.gov,
http://mars.jpl.nasa.gov/mgs or
http://www.msss.com/mars_images/moc/nov_00_hale/.

Mars Global Surveyor is managed by the Jet Propulsion Laboratory for NASA's Office of Space Science, Washington, D.C. JPL is a division of the California Institute of Technology, Pasadena.

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