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3-D Perspective Views of Venusian Terrains
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3-D Perspective Views of Venusian Terrains

April 4, 2003
The view shows part of Galindo (V40) quadrangle looking north; 200 km wide Nagavonyi Corona is in the foreground. Coronae are roughly circular, volcanic features believed to form over hot upwellings of magma within the Venusian mantle. A 2-km shield volcano behind the corona partly burys the Phoebo Regio highlands (shown as radar-bright mounds).


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