Current Location:
Shelf B7 -> Mars Speed Pack #2
Location Notes:
IDC; Mars Speed Pack #2

Mariner 9 Valles Marineris

Artwork
Identifier:
2018.18.28
Artist:
NASA's Jet Propulsion Laboratory
Credit:
GVSU Collection
Medium:
Photograph
Date:
1972
Dimensions:
Artworks - Height: 7 in Width: 10 in
Note: Frame Dimensions: 16" x 14"
Historical Context:
Mariner 9 took the first photographs of the immense Valles Marineris canyon complex, including this image of the labyrinth section at the western end. Valles Marineris is the longest canyon in the solar system, stretching approximately 2,500 miles.