Mars - Mariner 4

South of Sirenum Fossae on Mars

Mariner 4 image showing a relatively featureless area south of Sirenum Fossae on Mars. A few craters can be seen in the image, which is centered at 35 S, 160 W. The picture was taken from a range of 12,400 km and is 256 by 254 km. The upper left portion of this image overlaps the lower right of image 11. North is up. (Mariner 4, frame 12D)
Full resolution size: 358K

Location & Time Information
Date/Time (UT): 1965-07-15 T 00:32
Distance/Range (km): 12,400.
Central Latitude/Longitude (deg): -35.4, 160.0
Orbit(s): Flyby

Imaging Information
Area or Feature Type: crater
Instrument: Television camera
Instrument Resolution (pixels): 200 x 200, 6-bit
Instrument Field of View (deg): 1.05 x 1.05
Filter: red
Illumination Incidence Angle (deg): 52.
Phase Angle (deg): N/A
Instrument Look Direction: N/A
Surface Emission Angle (deg): N/A

Ordering Information
CD-ROM Volume: N/A
NASA Image ID number: Mariner 4, frame 12D
Other Image ID number:
NSSDC Data Set ID (Photo): 64-0771-01A
NSSDC Data Set ID (CD): N/A
Other ID: N/A


[NASA Logo] Authors/Curators:

Dave Williams,, (301) 286-1258
Code 690.1, NASA Goddard Space Flight Center
Greenbelt, MD 20771, USA

Jay Friedlander,, (301) 286-7172
Code 612.4, NASA Goddard Space Flight Center
Greenbelt, MD 20771, USA

NASA Official: Ed Grayzeck,

Last updated: 24 September 2015