Mars Moons: Deimos

Credit: NASA/JPL-Caltech/University of Arizona | Copyright: Smithsonian Institution
December 22, 2010
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Credit: NASA/JPL-Caltech/University of Arizona | Copyright: Smithsonian Institution

PIA11826: Martian Moon Deimos in High Resolution

These color-enhanced views of Deimos, the smaller of the two moons of Mars, result from imaging on Feb. 21, 2009, by the High Resolution Imaging Science Experiment (HiRISE) camera on NASA's Mars Reconnaissance Orbiter.

These images are products from observations catalogued by the HiRISE team as ESP_012065_9000 and ESP_012068_9000.

Image Number: WEB11724-2010