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The surface of Mars has been divided into thirty cartographic quadrangles by the United States Geological Survey.  The maps below were produced by the [[Mars Global Surveyor]]'s [[w:Mars_Orbiter_Laser_Altimeter|Mars Orbiter Laser Altimeter]]; redder colors indicate higher elevations. The maps of the equatorial quadrangles use a [[w:Mercator_projection|Mercator projection]], while those of the mid-latitude quadrangles use a [[w:Lambert_conformal_conic_projection|Lambert conformal conic projection]], and the maps of the polar quadrangles use a polar [[w:Stereographic_projection_in_cartography|stereographic projection]].
  
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See the [[Mars atlas|Mars Atlas]] for a general view of Mars.
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!Number!!Name!! scope="col" class="unsortable" |Latitudes!! scope="col" class="unsortable" |Longitudes!! scope="col" class="unsortable" |Features!! scope="col" class="unsortable" |Map
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|MC-01||[[Mare Boreum quadrangle|Mare Boreum]]||65–90° N||180° W–180° E||[[:Category:Mare boreum quadrangle|Features]]||[[File:USGS-Mars-MC-1-MareBoreumRegion-mola.png|alt=Topographical map of Mare Boreum|150px]]
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|MC-02||[[Diacria quadrangle|Diacria]]||30–65° N||120–180° W||[[:Category:Diacria quadrangle|Features]]||[[File:USGS-Mars-MC-2-DiacriaRegion-mola.png|alt=Topographical map of Diacria quadrangle|150px]]
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|MC-03||[[Arcadia quadrangle|Arcadia]]||30–65° N||60–120° W||[[:Category:Arcadia quadrangle|Features]]||[[File:USGS-Mars-MC-3-ArcadiaRegion-mola.png|alt=Topographical map of Arcadia quadrangle|150px]]
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|MC-04||[[Mare Acidalium quadrangle|Mare Acidalium]]||30–65° N||0–60° W||[[:Category:Mare Acidalium quadrangle|Features]]||[[File:USGS-Mars-MC-4-MareAcidaliumRegion-mola.png|alt=Topographical map of Mare Acidalium quadrangle|150px]]
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|MC-05||[[Ismenius Lacus quadrangle|Ismenius Lacus]]||30–65° N||0–60° E||[[:Category:Ismenius Lacus quadrangle|Features]]||[[File:USGS-Mars-MC-5-IsmeniusLacusRegion-mola.png|alt=Topographical map of Ismenius Lacus quadrangle|150px]]
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|MC-06||[[Casius quadrangle|Casius]]||30–65° N||60–120° E||[[:Category:Casius quadrangle|Features]]||[[File:USGS-Mars-MC-6-CasiusRegion-mola2.png|alt=Topographical map of Casius quadrangle|150px]]
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|MC-07||[[Cebrenia quadrangle|Cebrenia]]||30–65° N||120–180° E||[[Hecates Tholus]]||[[File:USGS-Mars-MC-7-CebreniaRegion-mola.png|alt=Topographical map of Cebrenia quadrangle|150px]]
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|MC-08||[[Amazonis quadrangle|Amazonis]]||0–30° N||135–180° W||[[:Category:Amazonis quadrangle|Features]]||[[File:USGS-Mars-MC-8-AmazonisRegion-mola.png|alt=Topographical map of Amazonis quadrangle|150px]]
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|MC-09||[[Tharsis quadrangle|Tharsis]]||0–30° N||90–135° W||[[Olympus Mons]],
  
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[[Ascraeus Mons]],
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[[Pavonis Mons]],
  
Quadrangles
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[[Noctis Labyrinthus]]
The maps below were produced by the Mars Global Surveyor's Mars Orbiter Laser Altimeter; redder colors indicate higher elevations. The maps of the equatorial quadrangles use a Mercator projection, while those of the mid-latitude quadrangles use a Lambert conformal conic projection, and the maps of the polar quadrangles use a polar stereographic projection.[1]
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|[[File:USGS-Mars-MC-9-TharsisRegion-mola.png|alt=Topographical map of Tharsis quadrangle|150px]]
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|MC-10||[[Lunae Palus quadrangle|Lunae Palus]]||0–30° N||45–90° W||[[:Category:Lunae Palus quadrangle|Features]]||[[File:USGS-Mars-MC-10-LunaePalusRegion-mola.png|alt=Topographical map of Lunae Palus quadrangle|150px]]
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|MC-11||[[Oxia Palus quadrangle|Oxia Palus]]||0–30° N||0–45° W||[[:Category:Oxia Palus quadrangle|Features]]||[[File:USGS-Mars-MC-11-OxiaPalusRegion-mola.png|alt=Topographical map of Oxia Palus quadrangle|150px]]
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|MC-12||[[Arabia quadrangle|Arabia]]||0–30° N||0–45° E||[[:Category:Arabia quadrangle|Features]]||[[File:USGS-Mars-MC-12-ArabiaRegion-mola.png|alt=Topographical map of Arabia quadrangle|150px]]
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|MC-13||[[Syrtis Major quadrangle|Syrtis Major]]||0–30° N||45–90° E||[[Jezero Crater]]||[[File:USGS-Mars-MC-13-SyrtisMajorRegion-mola.png|alt=Topographical map of Syrtis Major quadrangle|150px]]
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|MC-14||[[Amenthes quadrangle|Amenthes]]||0–30° N||90–135° E||[[:Category:Amenthes quadrangle|Features]]||[[File:USGS-Mars-MC-14-AmenthesRegion-mola.png|alt=Topographical map of Amenthes quadrangle|150px]]
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|MC-15||[[Elysium quadrangle|Elysium]]||0–30° N||135–180° E||[[Elysium Mons]]||[[File:USGS-Mars-MC-15-ElysiumRegion-mola.png|alt=Topographical map of Elysium quadrangle|150px]]
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|MC-16||[[Memnonia quadrangle|Memnonia]]||0–30° S||135–180° W||[[:Category:Memnonia quadrangle|Features]]||[[File:USGS-Mars-MC-16-MemnoniaRegion-mola.png|alt=Topographical map of Memnonia quadrangle|150px]]
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|MC-17||[[Phoenicis Lacus quadrangle|Phoenicis Lacus]]||0–30° S||90–135° W||[[Arsia Mons]]||[[File:USGS-Mars-MC-17-PhoenicisRegion-mola.png|alt=Topographical map of Phoenicis Lacus quadrangle|150px]]
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|MC-18||[[Coprates quadrangle|Coprates]]||0–30° S||45–90° W||[[Valles Marineris|Valles Marienis]]||[[File:USGS-Mars-MC-18-CopratesRegion-mola.png|alt=Topographical map of Coprates quadrangle|150px]]
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|MC-19|| style="white-space: nowrap;" |[[Margaritifer Sinus quadrangle|Margaritifer Sinus]]||0–30° S||0–45° W||[[:Category:Margaritifer Sinus quadrangle|Features]]||[[File:USGS-Mars-MC-19-MargartiferSinusRegion-mola.png|alt=Topographical map of Margaritifer Sinus quadrangle|150px]]
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|MC-20||[[Sinus Sabaeus quadrangle|Sinus Sabaeus]]||0–30° S||0–45° E||[[:Category:Sinus Sabaeus quadrangle|Features]]||[[File:USGS-Mars-MC-20-SinusSabaeusRegion-mola.png|alt=Topographical map of Sinus Sabaeus quadrangle|150px]]
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|MC-21||[[Iapygia quadrangle|Iapygia]]||0–30° S||45–90° E||[[:Category:Iapygia quadrangle|Features]]||[[File:USGS-Mars-MC-21-IapygiaRegion-mola.png|alt=Topographical map of Iapygia quadrangle|150px]]
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|MC-22||[[Mare Tyrrhenum quadrangle|Mare Tyrrhenum]]||0–30° S||90–135° E||[[:Category:Mare Tyrrhenum quadrangle|Features]]||[[File:USGS-Mars-MC-22-MareTyrrhenumRegion-mola.png|alt=Topographical map of Mare Tyrrhenum quadrangle|150px]]
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|MC-23||[[Aeolis quadrangle|Aeolis]]||0–30° S||135–180° E||[[Gale Crater]],
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[[Gusev Crater]],
  
Number Name Latitudes Longitudes Features Map
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[[Ma'adim Vallis]]
MC-01 Mare Boreum 65–90° N 180° W – 180° E Features Topographical map of Mare Boreum quadrangle
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|[[File:USGS-Mars-MC-23-AeolisRegion-mola.png|alt=Topographical map of Aeolis quadrangle|150px]]
MC-02 Diacria 30–65° N 120–180° W Features Topographical map of Diacria quadrangle
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MC-03 Arcadia 30–65° N 60–120° W Features Topographical map of Arcadia quadrangle
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|MC-24||[[Phaethontis quadrangle|Phaethontis]]||30–65° S||120–180° W||[[:Category:Phaethontis quadrangle|Features]]||[[File:USGS-Mars-MC-24-PhaethontisRegion-mola.png|alt=Topographical map of Phaethontis quadrangle|150px]]
MC-04 Mare Acidalium 30–65° N 0–60° W Features Topographical map of Mare Acidalium quadrangle
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MC-05 Ismenius Lacus 30–65° N 0–60° E Features Topographical map of Ismenius Lacus quadrangle
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|MC-25||[[Thaumasia quadrangle|Thaumasia]]||30–65° S||60–120° W||[[:Category:Thaumasia quadrangle|Features]]||[[File:USGS-Mars-MC-25-ThaumasiaRegion-mola.png|alt=Topographical map of Thaumasia quadrangle|150px]]
MC-06 Casius 30–65° N 60–120° E Features Topographical map of Casius quadrangle
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MC-07 Cebrenia 30–65° N 120–180° E Features Topographical map of Cebrenia quadrangle
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|MC-26||[[Argyre quadrangle|Argyre]]||30–65° S||0–60° W||[[:Category:Argyre quadrangle|Argyre basin]]||[[File:USGS-Mars-MC-26-ArgyreRegion-mola.png|alt=Topographical map of Argyre quadrangle|150px]]
MC-08 Amazonis 0–30° N 135–180° W Features Topographical map of Amazonis quadrangle
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MC-09 Tharsis 0–30° N 90–135° W Features Topographical map of Tharsis quadrangle
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|MC-27||[[Noachis quadrangle|Noachis]]||30–65° S||0–60° E||[[:Category:Noachis quadrangle|Features]]||[[File:USGS-Mars-MC-27-NoachisRegion-mola.png|alt=Topographical map of Noachis quadrangle|150px]]
MC-10 Lunae Palus 0–30° N 45–90° W Features Topographical map of Lunae Palus quadrangle
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MC-11 Oxia Palus 0–30° N 0–45° W Features Topographical map of Oxia Palus quadrangle
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|MC-28||[[Hellas quadrangle|Hellas]]||30–65° S||60–120° E||[[Hellas Basin|Hellas basin]]||[[File:USGS-Mars-MC-28-HellasRegion-mola.png|alt=Topographical map of Hellas quadrangle|150px]]
MC-12 Arabia 0–30° N 0–45° E Features Topographical map of Arabia quadrangle
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MC-13 Syrtis Major 0–30° N 45–90° E Features Topographical map of Syrtis Major quadrangle
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|MC-29||[[Eridania quadrangle|Eridania]]||30–65° S||120–180° E||[[:Category:Eridania quadrangle|Features]]||[[File:USGS-Mars-MC-29-EridaniaRegion-mola.png|alt=Topographical map of Eridania quadrangle|150px]]
MC-14 Amenthes 0–30° N 90–135° E Features Topographical map of Amenthes quadrangle
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MC-15 Elysium 0–30° N 135–180° E Features Topographical map of Elysium quadrangle
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|MC-30||[[Mare Australe quadrangle|Mare Australe]]||65–90° S||180° W – 180° E||[[:Category:Mare Australe quadrangle|Features]]||[[File:USGS-Mars-MC-30-MareAustraleRegion-mola.png|alt=Topographical map of Mare Australe quadrangle|150px]]
MC-16 Memnonia 0–30° S 135–180° W Features Topographical map of Memnonia quadrangle
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MC-17 Phoenicis Lacus 0–30° S 90–135° W Features Topographical map of Phoenicis Lacus quadrangle
 
MC-18 Coprates 0–30° S 45–90° W Features Topographical map of Coprates quadrangle
 
MC-19 Margaritifer Sinus 0–30° S 0–45° W Features Topographical map of Margaritifer Sinus quadrangle
 
MC-20 Sinus Sabaeus 0–30° S 0–45° E Features Topographical map of Sinus Sabaeus quadrangle
 
MC-21 Iapygia 0–30° S 45–90° E Features Topographical map of Iapygia quadrangle
 
MC-22 Mare Tyrrhenum 0–30° S 90–135° E Features Topographical map of Mare Tyrrhenum quadrangle
 
MC-23 Aeolis 0–30° S 135–180° E Features Topographical map of Aeolis quadrangle
 
MC-24 Phaethontis 30–65° S 120–180° W Features Topographical map of Phaethontis quadrangle
 
MC-25 Thaumasia 30–65° S 60–120° W Features Topographical map of Thaumasia quadrangle
 
MC-26 Argyre 30–65° S 0–60° W Features Topographical map of Argyre quadrangle
 
MC-27 Noachis 30–65° S 0–60° E Features Topographical map of Noachis quadrangle
 
MC-28 Hellas 30–65° S 60–120° E Features Topographical map of Hellas quadrangle
 
MC-29 Eridania 30–65° S 120–180° E Features Topographical map of Eridania quadrangle
 
MC-30 Mare Australe 65–90° S 180° W – 180° E Features Topographical map of Mare Australe quadrangle
 

Revision as of 11:38, 18 January 2020

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The surface of Mars has been divided into thirty cartographic quadrangles by the United States Geological Survey. The maps below were produced by the Mars Global Surveyor's Mars Orbiter Laser Altimeter; redder colors indicate higher elevations. The maps of the equatorial quadrangles use a Mercator projection, while those of the mid-latitude quadrangles use a Lambert conformal conic projection, and the maps of the polar quadrangles use a polar stereographic projection.

See the Mars Atlas for a general view of Mars.

Number Name Latitudes Longitudes Features Map
MC-01 Mare Boreum 65–90° N 180° W–180° E Features Topographical map of Mare Boreum
MC-02 Diacria 30–65° N 120–180° W Features Topographical map of Diacria quadrangle
MC-03 Arcadia 30–65° N 60–120° W Features Topographical map of Arcadia quadrangle
MC-04 Mare Acidalium 30–65° N 0–60° W Features Topographical map of Mare Acidalium quadrangle
MC-05 Ismenius Lacus 30–65° N 0–60° E Features Topographical map of Ismenius Lacus quadrangle
MC-06 Casius 30–65° N 60–120° E Features Topographical map of Casius quadrangle
MC-07 Cebrenia 30–65° N 120–180° E Hecates Tholus Topographical map of Cebrenia quadrangle
MC-08 Amazonis 0–30° N 135–180° W Features Topographical map of Amazonis quadrangle
MC-09 Tharsis 0–30° N 90–135° W Olympus Mons,

Ascraeus Mons,

Pavonis Mons,

Noctis Labyrinthus

Topographical map of Tharsis quadrangle
MC-10 Lunae Palus 0–30° N 45–90° W Features Topographical map of Lunae Palus quadrangle
MC-11 Oxia Palus 0–30° N 0–45° W Features Topographical map of Oxia Palus quadrangle
MC-12 Arabia 0–30° N 0–45° E Features Topographical map of Arabia quadrangle
MC-13 Syrtis Major 0–30° N 45–90° E Jezero Crater Topographical map of Syrtis Major quadrangle
MC-14 Amenthes 0–30° N 90–135° E Features Topographical map of Amenthes quadrangle
MC-15 Elysium 0–30° N 135–180° E Elysium Mons Topographical map of Elysium quadrangle
MC-16 Memnonia 0–30° S 135–180° W Features Topographical map of Memnonia quadrangle
MC-17 Phoenicis Lacus 0–30° S 90–135° W Arsia Mons Topographical map of Phoenicis Lacus quadrangle
MC-18 Coprates 0–30° S 45–90° W Valles Marienis Topographical map of Coprates quadrangle
MC-19 Margaritifer Sinus 0–30° S 0–45° W Features Topographical map of Margaritifer Sinus quadrangle
MC-20 Sinus Sabaeus 0–30° S 0–45° E Features Topographical map of Sinus Sabaeus quadrangle
MC-21 Iapygia 0–30° S 45–90° E Features Topographical map of Iapygia quadrangle
MC-22 Mare Tyrrhenum 0–30° S 90–135° E Features Topographical map of Mare Tyrrhenum quadrangle
MC-23 Aeolis 0–30° S 135–180° E Gale Crater,

Gusev Crater,

Ma'adim Vallis

Topographical map of Aeolis quadrangle
MC-24 Phaethontis 30–65° S 120–180° W Features Topographical map of Phaethontis quadrangle
MC-25 Thaumasia 30–65° S 60–120° W Features Topographical map of Thaumasia quadrangle
MC-26 Argyre 30–65° S 0–60° W Argyre basin Topographical map of Argyre quadrangle
MC-27 Noachis 30–65° S 0–60° E Features Topographical map of Noachis quadrangle
MC-28 Hellas 30–65° S 60–120° E Hellas basin Topographical map of Hellas quadrangle
MC-29 Eridania 30–65° S 120–180° E Features Topographical map of Eridania quadrangle
MC-30 Mare Australe 65–90° S 180° W – 180° E Features Topographical map of Mare Australe quadrangle