THEMIS: Sand deposit in Firsoff Crater

Sand in Firsoff Crater (THEMIS_IOTD_20161013)THEMIS Image of the Day, October 13, 2016.┬áToday’s false color image shows part of the interior deposit in Firsoff Crater. The dark blue material is most likely basaltic sand. The THEMIS VIS camera contains 5 filters. The data from different filters can be combined in multiple ways to create a false color image. These false color images may reveal subtle variations of the surface not easily identified in a single band image.

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