Curved and Pitted Ridge
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Curved and Pitted Ridge

July 17, 2005

This Mars Global Surveyor (MGS) Mars Orbiter Camera (MOC) image shows a curved, pitted ridge in Isidis Planitia. This feature may be a remnant of a once more-extensive layer of material that covered the present, cratered surface.

Location near: 17.4°N, 277.8°W

Image width: ~3 km (~1.9 mi)

Illumination from: lower left

Season: Northern Autumn

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