Even the Hubble Space Telescope can’t show
you all the details found on this new edition of the classic Mars globe. Created with more than 6,000 images taken by the Viking
12" globe approximates the planet’s true color.
reprinted, this classic Mars globe features updated labels, such as
Curiosity's landing site in Gale Crater, as well as the newest results from
myriad orbiters and rovers, summarized in an accompanying booklet.
Produced in cooperation
with NASA and the U.S. Geological Survey, the globe includes official names
for 140 features.
The 12" topographical Mars globe
accurately portrays topographical features of Mars. Cartography is based on millions
of laser-altimeter measurements
by NASA's Mars Global Surveyor orbiter.
Red Planet's highest volcanoes, largest impact basins, and deepest canyons.
is color-coded to highlight and easily identify the impressive variations in
than 150 surface features are labeled with their official names.
sites for the Spirit, Opportunity, Phoenix, and Curiosity rovers are
included on the globe.
Mars Globe Diameter: 12" (30 cm)
Height: 15" (38 cm)
Weight: 3.7 lbs. (1.7 kg)