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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]].  
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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]].  
  
 
See the [[Mars atlas|Mars Atlas]] for a general view of Mars.
 
See the [[Mars atlas|Mars Atlas]] for a general view of Mars.
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|MC-01||[[Mare Boreum quadrangle|Mare Boreum]]||65–90° N|| style="white-space: nowrap;" |180° W – 180° E||[[:Category:Mare Boreum quadrangle|Features]]||[[File:USGS-Mars-MC-3-ArcadiaRegion-mola.png|alt=Topographical map of Arcadia quadrangle|150px]]
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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]]
 
|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]]

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