Autumn Dust Storm
November 7, 2004
This Mars Global Surveyor (MGS) Mars Orbiter Camera (MOC) image shows a ~3.7 m/pixel (~12 ft/pixel) view of a portion of a small dust storm that occurred during early southern autumn in April 2004. The image is located on the floor of a crater near 57.8Â°S, 271.0Â°W. The image covers an area approximately 3 km (1.9 mi) across and is illuminated by sunlight from the upper left.
Topics: Disaster Accident, Environment, Mars, Spacecraft, Space exploration, This Mars Global Surveyor, Weather, Cydonia, Mars Reconnaissance Orbiter, Mars Global Surveyor, Climate of Mars