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MACS - Mercury Atmospheric and Surface Composition Spectrometer. GRS - Gamma-Ray Spectrometer. XRS - X-Ray Spectrometer. FIPS - Fast Imaging Plasma Spectrometer. EPS - Energetic Particle Spectrometer. WAC - Wide angle cameria. NAC - Narrow angle camera. MLA - Mercury Laser Altimeter.
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