Friday , January 27 2023

Capture an impressive crater on the half of Mars


A photograph taken on Mars by the Mars Express Agency of the European Space Agency (ESA) has become viral this Friday due to a spectacular nature. It's a crater Королев, one that looks like a cup of milk.

The layer that is being observed Not snow, but water ice, present all year round in the northern half of the second planet closest to Earth.

The image is a five-track mosaic of various images shot in April this year, each on the high-resolution stereo probe stereo camera.

Crater It is 82 kilometers wide and is located in the lowlands north of Mars, very close to the field of dunes Olimpia Undae. Its shape prevents warm air from melting an eternal layer of ice.

His name deserves a Russian scientist Сергей Королев, A Soviet engineer and rocket designer during a space race and who is considered the father of space technology.

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