Tharsis Region Impact Crater
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Tharsis Region Impact Crater

September 16, 2012
This Mars Global Surveyor (MGS) Mars Orbiter Camera (MOC) image shows an impact crater that is approximately 3.5 kilometers (2.2 miles) in diameter. It is located to the northeast of Olympus Mons, in the Tharsis Region. Layered rock units are visible on the inside of the raised crater rim. MGS MOC Release No. MOC2-1587, 16 September 2006

Credits: NASA/JPL/Malin Space Science Systems

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