Global View of Candor Chasm Study Location
July 20, 2008
Candor Chasma forms part of the large Martian canyon system named Valles Marineris. The location of Southwest Candor Chasma is indicated on this global map. The image is based on topographical information collected by the Mars Orbiter Laser Altimeter instrument on NASA's Mars Global Surveyor orbiter. Illumination is from the upper right. The image width is approximately 18,000 kilometers (11,185 miles).
Topics: Environment, Coprates quadrangle, Chasma, Planetary geology, Ius Chasma, Valles Marineris, Mars Reconnaissance Orbiter, Mars, Mars Global Surveyor, Laser, National Aeronautics and Space Administration