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OMEGA view of Martian south pole, showing water ice areas (blue)
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- Title OMEGA view of Martian south pole, showing water ice areas (blue)
- Released 16/03/2004 12:21 pm
- Copyright ESA-OMEGA
Global map of water ice at the south pole of Mars. Mapping of the water ice; blue areas show deep absorption, i.e. areas with water ice, red areas are ice-free. The water ice areas extend far beyond the carbon dioxide rich bright cap, along its scarps up to isolated units tens of kilometres wide.