Thursday, January 30, 2014

Ascraeus Mons

The pits, fractures and channel-like features in this image are located on the northern flank of Ascraeus Mons. Most of these features were created by collapse into lava tubes that existed below the surface.

Orbit Number: 53284 Latitude: 13.1863 Longitude: 257.591 Instrument: VIS Captured: 2013-12-18 07:44

Photo credit: NASA/JPL-Caltech/Arizona State University

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