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The Bruce Murray Space Image Library

Strange flow-floored crater in Terra Sabaea

Filed under pretty pictures, Mars, Mars Reconnaissance Orbiter

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Strange flow-floored crater in Terra Sabaea The image is about 5 kilometers wide by 21 kilometers long. It is centered at 6.6° south, 20.1° east.


Here is a detail view:

Center of an odd crater in Terra Sabaea


Center of an odd crater in Terra Sabaea
This Mars Reconnaissance Orbiter HiRISE image is about 800 meters square and covers an area in the center of an impact crater in Terra Sabaea, Mars.

Original image data dated on or about February 18, 2010.

Most NASA images are in the public domain. Reuse of this image is governed by NASA's image use policy.


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