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Topographic Slopes of the Moon’s South Polar Ridge

Show simple item record Stopar, Julie Meyer, Heather
dc.coverage.spatial Moon 2019-05-15T22:08:20Z 2019-05-15T22:08:20Z 2019-05
dc.identifier.citation Stopar J. and Meyer H. (2019) Topographic Slopes of the Moon’s South Polar Ridge, Lunar and Planetary Institute Regional Planetary Image Facility, LPI Contribution 2181. en_US
dc.description.abstract This map is based on data released by the Lunar Reconnaissance Orbiter Lunar Orbiter Laser Altimeter (LOLA). The map is centered between de Gerlache and Shackleton craters and shows slopes derived from the LOLA 20-m elevation product (NASA Goddard Space Flight Center; Smith et al., 2010; Smith et al., 2017) using Horn’s formula binned into seven slope ranges and assigned color values. The slope data are overlain on a derived hillshade with solar azimuth 45°W and solar elevation 45°. Polar stereographic projection is used with scale true at the pole. Feature names are included on the map. en_US
dc.format.extent 1 map (30 MB)
dc.format.mimetype application/pdf
dc.language.iso en_US en_US
dc.publisher Lunar and Planetary Institute, Regional Planetary Image Facility en_US
dc.relation.ispartofseries LPI contribution ; 2181
dc.subject Moon--Maps en_US
dc.title Topographic Slopes of the Moon’s South Polar Ridge en_US
dc.type Map en_US

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