East Tharsis Pit Chain
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East Tharsis Pit Chain

July 13, 2005

This Mars Global Surveyor (MGS) Mars Orbiter Camera (MOC) image shows a 1.5 meters per pixel (~5 ft/pixel) view of a chain of collapse pits fomed among dust-mantled lava flows in the eastern Tharsis region of Mars.

Location near: 16.0°N, 93.1°W

Image width: ~3 km (~1.9 mi)

Illumination from: lower left

Season: Northern Autumn

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