Mars - Mariner 4

Cratered highlands of Mars near 40 S, 150 W

Mariner 4 image from 12,200 km showing craters in the southern highlands of Mars. The image is 257 km across and 240 km from top to bottom. The upper left corner overlaps with image 13. The sun is shining from the northeast (upper left) 61 degrees from zenith, and north is up. (Mariner 4, frame 14B)
Full resolution size: 419K

Location & Time Information
Date/Time (UT): 1965-07-15 T 00:34
Distance/Range (km): 12,200.
Central Latitude/Longitude (deg): -42.2, 151.1 W
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: green
Illumination Incidence Angle (deg): 61.
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 14B
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