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Icy Avalanche

Icy Avalanche

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NASA / JPL / University of Arizona

Icy Avalanche
Caught in the act: an avalanche cascading down a steep, icy slope near the north pole of Mars has kicked up a cloud of dust. Captured by the Mars Reconnaissance Orbiter on October 9, 2013.

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Original image data dated on or about October 9, 2013

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