Mercury - Mariner 10

Photomosaic of southeastern region of Kuiper quadrangle, Mercury

Mercury
Mariner 10 photomosaic of SE Kuiper quadrangle, Mercury. The flat-floored, 140 km diameter crater Brunelleschi, containing a partial central peak ring and smaller craters, is at the upper right of the image. This mosaic was made up of images from the first and third flybys. North is up. (Mariner 10, Atlas of Mercury, Fig. 6-E)
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Location & Time Information
Date/Time (UT): N/A
Distance/Range (km): N/A
Central Latitude/Longitude (deg): -08./027.
Orbit(s): Flyby

Imaging Information
Area or Feature Type: crater
Instrument: GEC 1-inch vidicon tube (TV) camera
Instrument Resolution (pixels): 700 x 832, 8 bit
Instrument Field of View (deg): 0.38 x 0.47
Filter: N/A
Illumination Incidence Angle (deg): N/A
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: Fig. 6-E, Atlas of Mercury
Other Image ID number: N/A
NSSDC Data Set ID (Photo): 73-085A-01S
NSSDC Data Set ID (CD): N/A
Other ID: N/A

Updated 24 March 2003, DRW.