March 19, 2003
This crater on northern Elysium Planitia is a little more than twice the diameter of the famous Meteor Crater in Arizona, U.S.A. It formed by the impact and subsequent explosion of a meteorite. Picture from MOC in July 1998.
Topics: Geography of Arizona, Meteorite, Meteor Crater, Odessa Meteor Crater, Elysium Planitia, Impact crater, Environment, Elysium, Arizona, United States