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Add Image to Favorite List 2018-05-07 Mars 2001 Mars Odyssey
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This image captured by NASA's 2001 Mars Odyssey spacecraft shows the part of the crater rim and ejecta surrounding Lonar Crater in the northern plains of Vastitas Borealis.
PIA22386:
Lonar Crater Ejecta
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Add Image to Favorite List 2018-05-04 Mars 2001 Mars Odyssey
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This image captured by NASA's 2001 Mars Odyssey spacecraft shows one of the numerous unnamed channels in northern Terra Sabaea.
PIA22384:
Terra Sabaea Channel
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Add Image to Favorite List 2018-05-03 Mars 2001 Mars Odyssey
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A group of dunes captured by NASA's 2001 Mars Odyssey spacecraft is visible on the floor of this unnamed crater in Arabia Terra. The dunes contain basaltic sand, which is darker than the dust covered materials of the rest of the crater.
PIA22383:
Crater Dunes
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Add Image to Favorite List 2018-05-02 Mars 2001 Mars Odyssey
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At the bottom of this image of Daedalia Planum is the uppermost rim of an impact crater. This image was captured by NASA's 2001 Mars Odyssey spacecraft.
PIA22382:
Daedalia Planum
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Add Image to Favorite List 2018-05-01 Mars 2001 Mars Odyssey
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This image from NASA's 2001 Mars Odyssey spacecraft runs from northern Juventae Chasma to just short of the southern canyon wall.
PIA22381:
Juventae Chasma
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Add Image to Favorite List 2018-04-30 Mars Mars Reconnaissance Orbiter (MRO)
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This enhanced color image from NASA's Mars Reconnaissance Orbiter shows eroded bedrock on the floor of a large ancient crater.
PIA22439:
Bedrock on a Crater Floor
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Add Image to Favorite List 2018-04-30 Mars Mars Reconnaissance Orbiter (MRO)
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NASA's Opportunity rover has spent 13 years exploring a small region of Meridiani Planum which has a rather ordinary appearance as seen by NASA's Mars Reconnaissance Orbiter.
PIA22438:
Exploring Meridiani Planum
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Add Image to Favorite List 2018-04-30 Mars Mars Reconnaissance Orbiter (MRO)
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This color image from NASA's Mars Reconnaissance Orbiter (MRO) shows bedrock layers of diverse colors and composition.
PIA22437:
Colorful Layers in Ariadnes Colles
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Add Image to Favorite List 2018-04-30 Mars Mars Reconnaissance Orbiter (MRO)
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This enhanced color image from NASA's Mars Reconnaissance Orbiter (MRO) shows the heavily channeled and ancient southern highlands of Mars. The elongated and jagged features are windblown dunes, perhaps hardened and eroded.
PIA22436:
Channeled Southern Highlands
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Add Image to Favorite List 2018-04-30 Mars 2001 Mars Odyssey
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This image captured by NASA's 2001 Mars Odyssey spacecraft shows one of the numerous unnamed channels located in northern Arabia Terra.
PIA22380:
Arabia Terra Channel
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Add Image to Favorite List 2018-04-27 Mars 2001 Mars Odyssey
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This image from NASA's 2001 Mars Odyssey spacecraft shows a section of Bahram Vallis. This channel is located in northern Lunae Planum, south of Kasei Valles.
PIA22379:
Bahram Vallis
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Add Image to Favorite List 2018-04-26 Mars 2001 Mars Odyssey
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This image captured by NASA's 2001 Mars Odyssey spacecraft shows the western rim of Bamberg Crater. The complex nature of the rim is one indication of the relative youth of this crater in relation to it's surrounding.
PIA22378:
Bamberg Crater
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Add Image to Favorite List 2018-04-25 Mars 2001 Mars Odyssey
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The rounded hills in this image from NASA's 2001 Mars Odyssey spacecraft are located in Arcadia Planitia. Broad linear ridges and groups of hills in this region are part of Phlegra Dorsa and Phlegra Montes.
PIA22377:
Arcadia Planitia Hills
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Add Image to Favorite List 2018-04-24 Mars 2001 Mars Odyssey
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The northern margins of Arabia Terra and Terra Sabaea contain many unnamed channels. This channel is located in Terra Sabaea. The channel flow is toward the top of this image from NASA's 2001 Mars Odyssey spacecraft.
PIA22376:
Terra Sabaea Channel
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Add Image to Favorite List 2018-04-23 Mars 2001 Mars Odyssey
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This image captured by NASA's 2001 Mars Odyssey spacecraft shows one of the mega-gullies that empties into Echus Chasma. Echus Chasma is approximately 4km deep in this region, and is the source of Kasei Valles.
PIA22375:
Echus Chasma Gully
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Add Image to Favorite List 2018-04-20 Mars 2001 Mars Odyssey
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This image captured by NASA's 2001 Mars Odyssey spacecraft shows a small portion of Lobo Vallis near where it recombines with Kasei Valles and empties into Chryse Planitia.
PIA22374:
Lobo Vallis
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Add Image to Favorite List 2018-04-19 Mars 2001 Mars Odyssey
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Located on the western margin of Lunae Planum, Sacra Fossae is a group of linear depressions. The right angle turns and uniform width seen in this image from NASA's 2001 Mars Odyssey spacecraft indicate that these channels were formed by faulting.
PIA22373:
Sacra Fossae
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Add Image to Favorite List 2018-04-18 Mars 2001 Mars Odyssey
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Osuga Valles is a complex set of channels located near Eos Chasma. This image was captured by NASA's 2001 Mars Odyssey spacecraft.
PIA22372:
Osuga Valles
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Add Image to Favorite List 2018-04-17 Mars 2001 Mars Odyssey
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Bonestell Crater is a relatively young crater located in Acidalia Planitia. The grooved surface of the ejecta blanket is evident in this image from NASA's 2001 Mars Odyssey spacecraft.
PIA22371:
Bonestell Crater
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Add Image to Favorite List 2018-04-16 Mars Mars Reconnaissance Orbiter (MRO)
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This image from NASA's Mars Reconnaissance Orbiter (MRO) shows chaos terrain on Mars' equator.
PIA22435:
Chaos Terrain
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Add Image to Favorite List 2018-04-16 Mars Mars Reconnaissance Orbiter (MRO)
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This image from NASA's Mars Reconnaissance Orbiter (MRO) shows bedrock units with diverse colors indicating different mineral concentrations.
PIA22434:
Diverse Lithologies on a Crater Floor
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Add Image to Favorite List 2018-04-16 Mars Mars Reconnaissance Orbiter (MRO)
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This image from NASA's Mars Reconnaissance Orbiter (MRO) shows a field of boulders.
PIA22433:
Bouldery Plains
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Add Image to Favorite List 2018-04-16 Mars Mars Reconnaissance Orbiter (MRO)
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This image from NASA's Mars Reconnaissance Orbiter shows remarkably young lava flows in Elysium Planitia. There are almost no impact craters over this flow, indicating that it is probably only a few million years old.
PIA22432:
Young Lava Flows
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Add Image to Favorite List 2018-04-16 Mars 2001 Mars Odyssey
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This image captured by NASA's 2001 Mars Odyssey spacecraft shows several craters. The interior of the central one has retained much of the original topography, including the central peak.
PIA22370:
Arabia Terra Crater
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Add Image to Favorite List 2018-04-13 Mars 2001 Mars Odyssey
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This image captured by NASA's 2001 Mars Odyssey spacecraft is located in an unnamed crater within Tyrrhena Terra. The 'mitten' shaped feature extends from the crater rim (bottom of frame) onto the crater floor.
PIA22368:
Landslide
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Add Image to Favorite List 2018-04-12 Mars 2001 Mars Odyssey
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Olympica Fossae is a complex channel located on the volcanic plains between Alba Mons and Olympus Mons. The sinuosity of the large channel in the middle of this image from NASA's 2001 Mars Odyssey indicates that this is a channel created by liquid flow.
PIA22367:
Olympica Fossae
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Add Image to Favorite List 2018-04-11 Mars 2001 Mars Odyssey
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Lyot Crater is a large, complex crater in the northern lowlands of Vastitas Borealis. This image from NASA's 2001 Mars Odyssey spacecraft is located along the southern rim of the crater and shows part of the dune fields located on the floor of the crater.
PIA22366:
Lyot Crater
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Add Image to Favorite List 2018-04-10 Mars 2001 Mars Odyssey
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This image captured by NASA's 2001 Mars Odyssey spacecraft is located in Medusae Fossae. Along the cliffside several dark streaks are visible.
PIA22365:
Wind + Gravity
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Add Image to Favorite List 2018-04-09 Mars 2001 Mars Odyssey
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This image from NASA's 2001 Mars Odyssey spacecraft is located along the northern margin of Terra Sirenum. This unnamed channel contains a small channel within a larger channel.
PIA22364:
Inner Channel
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Add Image to Favorite List 2018-04-06 Mars 2001 Mars Odyssey
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This image captured by NASA's 2001 Mars Odyssey spacecraft shows a section of Bahram Vallis. Bahram Vallis is located on the northeastern margin of Lunae Planum.
PIA22363:
Bahram Vallis
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Add Image to Favorite List 2018-04-05 Mars 2001 Mars Odyssey
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This image captured by NASA's 2001 Mars Odyssey spacecraft shows 'streamers' of clouds created by katabatic winds at the north polar cap.
PIA22362:
Polar Winds
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Add Image to Favorite List 2018-04-04 Mars 2001 Mars Odyssey
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This field of small dark craters captured by NASA's 2001 Mars Odyssey spacecraft is located in southern Elysium Planitia. The dark appearance against the surrounding lava flows suggests that the craters post-date the lava flows.
PIA22361:
Small Craters
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Add Image to Favorite List 2018-04-03 Mars 2001 Mars Odyssey
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The arcuate fractures and broken up surface shown in this image from NASA's 2001 Mars Odyssey spacecraft is called Avernus Colles. This unique surface has developed on the southeast margin of Elysium Plainitia.
PIA22310:
Avernus Colles
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Add Image to Favorite List 2018-04-02 Mars Mars Reconnaissance Orbiter (MRO)
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Gullies on Martian sand dunes, like these in Matara Crater, have been very active, with many flows in the last ten years. In this image from NASA's Mars Reconnaissance Orbiter frost in and around two gullies are seen.
PIA22349:
Gullies of Matara Crater
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Add Image to Favorite List 2018-04-02 Mars Mars Reconnaissance Orbiter (MRO)
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This image from NASA's Mars Reconnaissance Orbiter is a close-up of a trough, along with channels draining into the depression. On the floor of the trough is some grooved material typically seen in middle latitude regions where there has been glacial flow
PIA22348:
Formations in Context (or, what is it?)
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Add Image to Favorite List 2018-04-02 Mars Mars Reconnaissance Orbiter (MRO)
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This image from NASA's Mars Reconnaissance Orbiter shows a roundish crater with three channels breaching the rim and extending to the south. The crater has been filled by sediments and may have been an ancient lake.
PIA22347:
Three Channels Exiting a Crater Lake
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Add Image to Favorite List 2018-04-02 Mars Mars Reconnaissance Orbiter (MRO)
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NASA's Mars Reconnaissance Orbiter shows bright ripples line the topography in this region, formed within a past climate. Dark dunes and sand streaks, composed of basaltic sand, have moved and filled lower areas, pushed by more recent winds.
PIA22346:
The Moving Sands of Lobo Vallis
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Add Image to Favorite List 2018-04-02 Mars 2001 Mars Odyssey
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This image from NASA's 2001 Mars Odyssey spacecraft shows a section of Granicus Valles, one of several channel systems that originate near the western margin of the Elysium Mons volcanic complex.
PIA22309:
Granicus Valles
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Add Image to Favorite List 2018-03-30 Mars 2001 Mars Odyssey
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This image captured by NASA's 2001 Mars Odyssey spacecraft shows a section of Nanedi Valles, located in Xanthe Terra.
PIA22308:
Nanedi Valles
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Add Image to Favorite List 2018-03-29 Mars 2001 Mars Odyssey
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This image from NASA's 2001 Mars Odyssey spacecraft shows several features found in Lycus Sulci including tectonic derived ridges with dark slope streaks and wind etching that is eroding these materials.
PIA22307:
Lycus Sulci
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Add Image to Favorite List 2018-03-28 Mars 2001 Mars Odyssey
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This image captured by NASA's 2001 Mars Odyssey spacecraft shows a section of Granicus Valles. Granicus Valles is one of several channel systems the originate near Elysium Mons.
PIA22306:
Granicus Valles
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Add Image to Favorite List 2018-03-27 Mars 2001 Mars Odyssey
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This image captured by NASA's 2001 Mars Odyssey spacecraft shows a section of Mamers Valles, located in Arabia Terra.
PIA22305:
Mamers Valles
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Add Image to Favorite List 2018-03-26 Mars 2001 Mars Odyssey
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Off the image to the right is Yuty Crater, located between Simud and Tiu Valles. The crater ejcta forms the large lobes along the right side of this image captured by NASA's 2001 Mars Odyssey spacecraft.
PIA22303:
Yuty Crater Ejecta
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Add Image to Favorite List 2018-03-23 Mars 2001 Mars Odyssey
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This is a false color image of the dune field in the Arabia Terra crater captured by NASA's 2001 Mars Odyssey spacecraft. In this combination of bands, sand appears as a blue to dark blue color.
PIA22302:
Investigating Mars: Arabia Terra Dunes
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Add Image to Favorite List 2018-03-22 Mars Mars Science Laboratory (MSL)
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This mosaic taken by NASA's Mars Curiosity rover looks uphill at Mount Sharp. The scene has been white-balanced so the colors of the rock materials resemble how they would appear under daytime lighting conditions on Earth.
PIA22313:
Curiosity is Ready for Clay
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Add Image to Favorite List 2018-03-22 Mars Mars Science Laboratory (MSL)
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This mosaic taken by NASA's Mars Curiosity rover looks uphill at Mount Sharp. Highlighted is an area in white with clay-bearing rocks that scientists are eager to explore.
PIA22312:
Curiosity is Ready for Clay (Highlighted)
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Add Image to Favorite List 2018-03-22 Mars 2001 Mars Odyssey
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The small crater in the middle of the image is at the upwind side of the dune field. There is a considerable amount of sand within the crater, with a relatively smooth surface and few dune forms. This image is from NASA's 2001 Mars Odyssey spacecraft.
PIA22301:
Investigating Mars: Arabia Terra Dunes
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Add Image to Favorite List 2018-03-21 Mars 2001 Mars Odyssey
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This image from NASA's 2001 Mars Odyssey spacecraft is located southeast of the region of the large sand dune deposit. Here there is still limited amounts of available sand and the dunes formed are smaller individual features.
PIA22300:
Investigating Mars: Arabia Terra Dunes
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Add Image to Favorite List 2018-03-20 Mars 2001 Mars Odyssey
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The bottom of this image captured by NASA's 2001 Mars Odyssey spacecraft shows the hills and mesas within the crater. The dunes at the top of the image are engulfing and covering the hills.
PIA22299:
Investigating Mars: Arabia Terra Dunes
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Add Image to Favorite List 2018-03-19 Mars 2001 Mars Odyssey
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The floor of this crater contains a large exposure of rocky material, a field of dark sand dunes, and numerous patches of what is probably fine-grain sand. This image was captured by NASA's 2001 Mars Odyssey spacecraft.
PIA22298:
Investigating Mars: Arabia Terra Dunes
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Add Image to Favorite List 2018-03-16 Mars 2001 Mars Odyssey
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This image captured by NASA's 2001 Mars Odyssey spacecraft was collected at the height of summer. It is during this season that winds are able to move sand sized particles, slowly modifying the dunes.
PIA22297:
Investigating Mars: Olympia Undae
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Add Image to Favorite List 2018-03-15 Mars 2001 Mars Odyssey
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This image from NASA's 2001 Mars Odyssey spacecraft highlights the dune form/dune density aspects of Olypmia Undae. In the center there is a brighter, diagonal region of few dunes.
PIA22296:
Investigating Mars: Olympia Undae
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Add Image to Favorite List 2018-03-14 Mars 2001 Mars Odyssey
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This image of Olympia Undae from NASA's 2001 Mars Odyssey spacecraft was collected during north polar summer. The dunes are now completely frost free and are dark in color due to being made of basaltic sand.
PIA22295:
Investigating Mars: Olympia Undae
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Add Image to Favorite List 2018-03-13 Mars 2001 Mars Odyssey
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This image of Olympia Undae captured by NASA's 2001 Mars Odyssey spacecraft was collected during north polar summer. The dunes are now completely frost free and are dark in color due to being made of basaltic sand.
PIA22294:
Investigating Mars: Olympia Undae
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Add Image to Favorite List 2018-03-12 Mars 2001 Mars Odyssey
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This image of Olympia Undae from NASA's 2001 Mars Odyssey spacecraft was collected during north polar summer. The dunes are now completely frost free and are dark in color due to being made of basaltic sand.
PIA22293:
Investigating Mars: Olympia Undae
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Add Image to Favorite List 2018-03-09 Mars 2001 Mars Odyssey
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This image of Olympia Undae was collected during north polar spring. The crests of the dunes and other surfaces are light colored, indicative of a frost covering. This image was captured by NASA's 2001 Mars Odyssey spacecraft.
PIA22292:
Investigating Mars: Olympia Undae
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Add Image to Favorite List 2018-03-08 Mars 2001 Mars Odyssey
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This image captured by NASA's 2001 Mars Odyssey spacecraft of Olympia Undae was collected during north polar spring. The crests of the dunes and other surfaces are light colored, indicative of a frost covering.
PIA22291:
Investigating Mars: Olympia Undae
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Add Image to Favorite List 2018-03-07 Mars 2001 Mars Odyssey
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This image of Olympia Undae from NASA's 2001 Mars Odyssey spacecraft was collected early in north polar spring. The crests of the dunes are light colored, indicative of a frost covering.
PIA22290:
Investigating Mars: Olympia Undae
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Add Image to Favorite List 2018-03-06 Mars 2001 Mars Odyssey
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This image of Olympia Undae was collected early in north polar spring. The crests of the dunes are light colored, indicative of a frost covering. This image was captured by NASA's 2001 Mars Odyssey spacecraft.
PIA22289:
Investigating Mars: Olympia Undae
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Add Image to Favorite List 2018-03-06 Mars Mars Reconnaissance Orbiter (MRO)
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Shown in this image from NASA's Mars Reconnaissance Orbiter are fan-shaped deposits emerging from regions of steep topography called alluvial fans. Alluvial fans on Mars are thought to be ancient and record past episodes of flowing water.
PIA22334:
The Case of the Martian Boulder Piles
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Add Image to Favorite List 2018-03-06 Mars Mars Reconnaissance Orbiter (MRO)
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This observation from NASA's Mars Reconnaissance Orbiter shows a set of straight ridges in ancient bedrock near Nirgal Valles. The patterns indicate fractures from tectonic stresses.
PIA22333:
Ridges near Nirgal Valles
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Add Image to Favorite List 2018-03-06 Mars Mars Reconnaissance Orbiter (MRO)
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Shown in this image from NASA's Mars Reconnaissance Orbiter are alluvial fans, fan-shaped deposits emerging from regions of steep topography. Alluvial fans on Mars are thought to be ancient and record past episodes of flowing water.
PIA22332:
Big Fans
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Add Image to Favorite List 2018-03-06 Mars Mars Reconnaissance Orbiter (MRO)
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This image from NASA's Mars Reconnaissance Orbiter (MRO) shows the western wall of a small pit that is located along the floor of a larger trough in Coprates Catena. Dark layers line the bottom; light-toned layers are near the top.
PIA22331:
Layers along a Pit in Coprates Catena
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Add Image to Favorite List 2018-03-05 Mars 2001 Mars Odyssey
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Olympia Undae is a vast dune field in the north polar region of Mars. The dune field covers an area of approximately 470,000 km2 (bigger than California, smaller than Texas). This image was captured by NASA's 2001 Mars Odyssey spacecraft.
PIA22288:
Investigating Mars: Olympia Undae
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Add Image to Favorite List 2018-03-02 Mars 2001 Mars Odyssey
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Ius Chasma is unique from the other chasmata of Valles Marineris in possessing mega gullies on both sides of the chasma. This image was captured by NASA's 2001 Mars Odyssey spacecraft.
PIA22287:
Investigating Mars: Ius Chasma
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Add Image to Favorite List 2018-03-01 Mars 2001 Mars Odyssey
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Ius Chasma is unique from the other chasmata of Valles Marineris in possessing mega gullies on both sides of the chasma. The largest mega gullies are located in Sinai Planum. This image was obtained by NASA's 2001 Mars Odyssey spacecraft.
PIA22286:
Investigating Mars: Ius Chasma
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Add Image to Favorite List 2018-02-28 Mars Mars Science Laboratory (MSL)
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NASA's Curiosity Mars rover used a new drill method to produce a hole on Feb. 26, 2018, in a target named Lake Orcadie. The hole marks the first operation of the rover's drill since a motor problem began acting up more than a year ago.
PIA22224:
Curiosity Tests a New Drill Method on Mars
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Add Image to Favorite List 2018-02-28 Mars 2001 Mars Odyssey
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This image captured by NASA's 2001 Mars Odyssey spacecraft shows the eastern end of Ius Chasma. The southern canyon wall is at the bottom of the image, with dark sand and sand dunes.
PIA22285:
Investigating Mars: Ius Chasma
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Add Image to Favorite List 2018-02-27 Mars 2001 Mars Odyssey
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This image from NASA's 2001 Mars Odyssey spacecraft shows part of the eastern end of Ius Chasma. Geryon Montes are located in the bottom half of the image. Between the montes and the southern wall face is a region of sand and sand dunes.
PIA22284:
Investigating Mars: Ius Chasma
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Add Image to Favorite List 2018-02-26 Mars Mars Exploration Rover (MER)
Microscopic Imager
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This self-portrait of NASA's Opportunity Mars rover shows the vehicle at a site called 'Perseverance Valley' on the slopes of Endeavour Crater. It was taken with the rover's Microscopic Imager to celebrate the 5000th Martian Day, or sol.
PIA22222:
Opportunity's First Selfie
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Add Image to Favorite List 2018-02-26 Mars 2001 Mars Odyssey
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This image captured by NASA's 2001 Mars Odyssey spacecraft shows part of eastern Ius Chasma. The lower elevations of Geryon Montes are located at the top of the image.
PIA22282:
Investigating Mars: Ius Chasma
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Add Image to Favorite List 2018-02-23 Mars 2001 Mars Odyssey
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This image captured by NASA's 2001 Mars Odyssey spacecraft shows a section of Ius Chasma that is not dominated by landslide deposits. Geryon Montes has several visible faults, including a pair of faults that divide the uppermost ridge into two sections.
PIA22281:
Investigating Mars: Ius Chasma
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Add Image to Favorite List 2018-02-22 Deimos 2001 Mars Odyssey
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Colors in this image of the Martian moon Deimos indicate a range of surface temperatures detected by observing the moon on February 15, 2018, with NASA's 2001 Mars Odyssey orbiter.
PIA22250:
Mars Odyssey Observes Deimos
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Add Image to Favorite List 2018-02-22 Phobos 2001 Mars Odyssey
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Colors in this image of the Martian moon Phobos indicate a range of surface temperatures detected by observing the moon on February 15, 2018, with NASA's 2001 Mars Odyssey orbiter.
PIA22249:
Mars Odyssey Observes Phobos
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Add Image to Favorite List 2018-02-22 Phobos 2001 Mars Odyssey
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Phobos and Deimos, the moons of Mars, are seen in this image from NASA's 2001 Mars Odyssey orbiter. The distance to Deimos from Odyssey during the observation was about 12,222 miles (19,670 kilometers).
PIA22248:
Mars Odyssey Observes Martian Moons Animation Icon
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Add Image to Favorite List 2018-02-22 Mars 2001 Mars Odyssey
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This image from NASA's 2001 Mars Odyssey spacecraft shows the central part of Ius Chasma, where the canyon profile changes. What started as a large graben south of the main chasma wall has widened to create a central high ridge separating the chasm.
PIA22280:
Investigating Mars: Ius Chasma
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Add Image to Favorite List 2018-02-21 Mars 2001 Mars Odyssey
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This image from NASA's 2001 Mars Odyssey spacecraft shows the eastern section of the large landslide deposit seen in Ius Chasma. A landslide is a failure of slope due to gravity.
PIA22279:
Investigating Mars: Ius Chasma
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Add Image to Favorite List 2018-02-20 Mars Mars Reconnaissance Orbiter (MRO)
HiRISE
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This image from NASA's Mars Reconnaissance Rover shows the edge of a mound of ice in one of the mid-latitude craters. Scientists now realize that ice is very common on the Martian surface.
PIA22255:
Icy Layers in Craters
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Add Image to Favorite List 2018-02-20 Mars Mars Reconnaissance Orbiter (MRO)
Phoenix
HiRISE
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This image shows the location of NASA's Mars Phoenix Lander and related hardware around the mission's May 25, 2008, landing site on far-northern Mars as seen by NASA's Mars Reconnaissance Orbiter.
PIA22223:
NASA's Phoenix Lander on Mars, Nearly a Decade Later
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Add Image to Favorite List 2018-02-20 Mars 2001 Mars Odyssey
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This section of the canyon floor of Ius Chasma has been completely filled by blocky deposits from large volume landslides. A landslide is a failure of slope due to gravity. This image was captured by NASA's 2001 Mars Odyssey spacecraft.
PIA22278:
Investigating Mars: Ius Chasma
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Add Image to Favorite List 2018-02-19 Mars 2001 Mars Odyssey
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This image captured by NASA's 2001 Mars Odyssey spacecraft shows part of the western end of Ius Chasma. Both the north and south canyon walls are visible in this image. At the top of the frame paired faults have created a graben.
PIA22277:
Investigating Mars: Ius Chasma
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Add Image to Favorite List 2018-02-16 Mars Mars Exploration Rover (MER)
Panoramic Camera
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NASA's Mars Exploration Rover Opportunity recorded the dawn of the rover's 4,999th Martian day on Feb. 15, 2018, yielding this processed, approximately true-color scene. The view looks across Endeavour Crater.
PIA22221:
New Day for Longest-Working Mars Rover
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Add Image to Favorite List 2018-02-16 Mars 2001 Mars Odyssey
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In this image of Tithonium Chasma from NASA's 2001 Mars Odyssey spacecraft both sides of the chasma are visible. This narrow and deep part of the chasma exist both large, chaotic block landslide deposits with smaller lobate shaped landslide deposits.
PIA22276:
Investigating Mars: Tithonium Chasma
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Add Image to Favorite List 2018-02-15 Mars Mars Exploration Rover (MER)
Navigation Camera
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This late-afternoon view from the front Hazard Avoidance Camera on NASA's Mars Exploration Rover Opportunity shows a pattern of rock stripes on the ground, a surprise to scientists on the rover team.
PIA22218:
Opportunity Rover Views Ground Texture 'Perseverance Valley'
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Navigation Camera
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Textured rows on the ground in this portion of 'Perseverance Valley' are under investigation by NASA's Mars Exploration Rover Opportunity.
PIA22217:
Rock Stripes Pattern in Mars' 'Perseverance Valley'
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Add Image to Favorite List 2018-02-15 Mars Mars Exploration Rover (MER)
HiRISE
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The channel descending a Martian slope in this perspective view is 'Perseverance Valley,' the study area of NASA's Mars Exploration Rover Opportunity as the rover passes its 5,000th sol, or Martian day, of its mission on the surface of Mars.
PIA22216:
Martian 'Perseverance Valley' in Perspective (Vertical Exaggeration)
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Add Image to Favorite List 2018-02-15 Mars 2001 Mars Odyssey
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In this image from NASA's 2001 Mars Odyssey spacecraft a complex region of multiple overlapping landslide deposits fills most the the frame. In the center of the image the top layer has the lobate edges and radial surface grooves of a low volume slide.
PIA22275:
Investigating Mars: Tithonium Chasma
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Add Image to Favorite List 2018-02-14 Mars 2001 Mars Odyssey
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This image of Tithonium Chasma from NASA's 2001 Mars Odyssey spacecraft shows the canyon wall at the top of the frame and the cliff face of the opposite side of the canyon at the bottom of the image.
PIA22274:
Investigating Mars: Tithonium Chasma
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Add Image to Favorite List 2018-02-13 Mars 2001 Mars Odyssey
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This image of Tithonium Chasma captured by NASA's 2001 Mars Odyssey spacecraft shows the canyon wall at the top of the frame, a series of landslide deposits in the middle, and an eroded mound of materials at the bottom.
PIA22273:
Investigating Mars: Tithonium Chasma
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Add Image to Favorite List 2018-02-12 Mars 2001 Mars Odyssey
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In this image captured by NASA's 2001 Mars Odyssey spacecraft a complex region of multiple overlapping landslide deposits fills most the the frame. The very top layer has the lobate edges and radial surface grooves of a low volume slide.
PIA22272:
Investigating Mars: Tithonium Chasma
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Add Image to Favorite List 2018-02-09 Mars Mars Reconnaissance Orbiter (MRO)
HiRISE
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These two frames were taken of the same place on Mars by the same orbiting camera onboard NASA's Mars Reconnaissance Orbiter before (left) and after some images from the camera began showing unexpected blur.
PIA22215:
Slight Blurring in Newer Image from Mars Orbiter
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Add Image to Favorite List 2018-02-09 Mars 2001 Mars Odyssey
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Tithonium Chasma has numerous large landslide deposits, as shown in this image from NASA's 2001 Mars Odyssey spacecraft. The resistant material of the plateau surface forms the linear ridges of the canyon wall.
PIA22271:
Investigating Mars: Tithonium Chasma
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Add Image to Favorite List 2018-02-08 Mars Mars Science Laboratory (MSL)
MAHLI
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This image from NASA's Mars Science Laboratory Curiosity rover shows a mineral vein with bright and dark portions dominating this image of a Martian rock target called 'Rona,' which is near the southern, upper edge of 'Vera Rubin Ridge' on Mount Sharp.
PIA22214:
Brushed Vein in 'Rona' on 'Vera Rubin Ridge'
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Add Image to Favorite List 2018-02-08 Mars Mars Science Laboratory (MSL)
MAHLI
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This image from NASA's Mars Science Laboratory Curiosity rover shows dark, stick-shaped features clustered on this Martian rock about the size of grains of rice.
PIA22213:
Stick-Shape, Rice-Size Features on Martian Rock "Haroldswick"
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Add Image to Favorite List 2018-02-08 Mars Mars Science Laboratory (MSL)
MAHLI
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The surface of the Martian rock target in this stereo image includes small hollows with a 'swallowtail' shape characteristic of some gypsum crystals.This image was taken by NASA's Mars Science Laboratory Curiosity rover.
PIA22212:
Stereo View of Martian Rock Target 'Funzie'
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Add Image to Favorite List 2018-02-08 Mars Mars Science Laboratory (MSL)
MAHLI
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This exposure of finely laminated bedrock on Mars includes tiny crystal-shaped bumps, plus mineral veins with both bright and dark material as seen by NASA's Mars Science Laboratory Curiosity rover.
PIA22211:
Crystal Shapes and Two-Toned Veins on Martian Ridge
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Add Image to Favorite List 2018-02-08 Mars 2001 Mars Odyssey
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Tithonium Chasma has numerous large landslide deposits. At the bottom of this image captured by NASA's 2001 Mars Odyssey spacecraft is the high plateau between Tithonium Chasma and Ius Chasma.
PIA22270:
Investigating Mars: Tithonium Chasma
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Add Image to Favorite List 2018-02-07 Mars 2001 Mars Odyssey
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This image captured by NASA's 2001 Mars Odyssey spacecraft shows part of the floor of Tithonium Chasma. Eroded materials cover most of the image.
PIA22269:
Investigating Mars: Tithonium Chasma
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Add Image to Favorite List 2018-02-06 Mars 2001 Mars Odyssey
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This image from NASA's 2001 Mars Odyssey spacecraft shows part of Tithonium Chasma. A lobate 'tongue' visible between the ridge and the top of the canyon is the deposit left by a landslide event.
PIA22268:
Investigating Mars: Tithonium Chasma
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Add Image to Favorite List 2018-02-05 Mars Mars Reconnaissance Orbiter (MRO)
HiRISE
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This image from NASA's Mars Reconnaissance Orbiter (MRO) shows an impact crater looking amusingly like a tadpole because of the valley that was carved by water that used to fill it.
PIA22241:
Crater Tadpoles
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