Pit-chains in Tharsis
April 27, 2012
Tractus Catena is shown here in a computer generated perspective view. The image was created using data obtained from the High-Resolution Stereo Camera (HRSC) on ESA’s Mars Express spacecraft. The pits seen in the background show hints of layered bedrock in the upper walls of each depression.
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