checkpoint: Surface of Mars, photographed by Mars Express, 11th August 2007.

From about 71°S 285°E to 81°S 277°E; approximately 600 km long and 57 km wide.

At top left, the edge of Schmidt Crater is visible on the northeast edge of Aonia Terra; below, the terrain is cut into by the Cavus Angusti; the brown area is the Planum Angustum; ridged by the Australe Scopuli that surround the south pole.

Composite of visible light images; colours are not naturalistic.

Image credit: ESA. Composite: AgeOfDestruction.