The southern polar ice cap, consisting primarily of solid carbon dioxide is clearly visible at the bottom of this photograph.

Dark surface markings can be seen near the center of the disk.

f/8, Nikon CoolPix 995 with Barlow 2X lens, Normal resolution 18 images, selected from about 50 stacked and combined with Registax 2

Tinyblue Observatory
Greenbank, WA
September 1, 2003