[space] Martian Moon Phobos from Mars Express … from Astronomy Picture of the Day‘Phobos orbits so close to Mars that from some places it would appear to rise and set twice a day, but from other places it would not be visible at all. Phobos’ orbit around Mars is continually decaying — it will likely break up with pieces crashing to the Martian surface in about 50 million years.’

Phobos Orbiting Mars

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