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Flow Front and Crater
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Flow Front and Crater

June 20, 2005

This Mars Global Surveyor (MGS) Mars Orbiter Camera (MOC) image shows an impact crater in the volcanic Tharsis region of Mars. The margins of a lava flow are seen to the north (above) the crater.

Location near: 22.2°N, 114.2°W

Image width: ~3 km (~1.9 mi)

Illumination from: lower left

Season: Northern Autumn