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English: Global mosaic of 102 Viking 1 Orbiter images of Mars taken on orbit 1,334, 22 February 1980. The images are projected into point perspective, representing what a viewer would see from a spacecraft at an altitude of 2,500 km. At centre is Valles Marineris, over 3000 km long and up to 8 km deep. Note the channels running up (north) from the central and eastern portions of Valles Marineris to the area at upper right, Chryse Planitia. At left are the three Tharsis Montes and to the south is ancient, heavily impacted terrain. (Viking 1 Orbiter, MG07S078-334SP)
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Magyar: A Mars a Valles Marineris árokrendszerrel.
Lëtzebuergesch: Gesamtvue op de Planéit Mars, zesummegesat aus 102 Eenzebiller, déi d'Sonde Viking 1 den 22. Februar 1980 um Orbit 1.334 vum Mars gemaach huet.
Date 22 February 1980
Author NASA / USGS (see PIA04304 catalog page)
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