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Fresh Crater
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Fresh Crater

February 7, 2014
This HiRISE image shows a large, rayed blast zone and far-flung secondary material around an approximately 30 meter-diameter crater, indicating a large explosion threw debris as far as 15 kilometers in distance. Because the terrain where the crater formed is dusty, the fresh crater appears blue in the enhanced color due to the lack of reddish dust.

Credits: NASA/JPL/University of Arizona

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