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Karst-like Structures

Date: 23 January 2004
Satellite: Mars Express
Depicts: Tectonic Landscape
Copyright: ESA/DLR/FU Berlin, CC BY-SA IGO 3.0

This picture was taken by the High Resolution Stereo Camera (HRSC) onboard ESA's Mars Express orbiter, in colour and 3D, in orbit 18 on 14 January 2004 from a height of 275 km. The location is south of Valles Marineris at 15° South and 323° East. The resolution is 12 m per pixel, the area is 50 km across and shows a tectonically controlled karst-like structure in a vertical view. North is at top.

 
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Last Update: 23 February 2015

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