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- Nov 20, 2023
NASA Mars Reconnaissance Orbiter HiRISE Images: March 26, 2014
– A Dark-Toned, Pitted Mound in a Crater in Northeast Arabia Terra http://hirise.lpl.arizona.edu/ESP_034970_2040
This fascinating observation shows us a dark-toned mound with pits inside an impact crater. Are these pits the result of sublimation?
– A Large, Banded Angular Fragment in Nili Fossae http://hirise.lpl.arizona.edu/ESP_035062_1995
HiRISE images of similar fragments nearby also show this banding, and the resolution of our camera may help determine what these layers are.
– An Unusual Mound http://hirise.lpl.arizona.edu/ESP_035078_2185
With its cracked, blistery appearance, this mound near the center of a very large crater poses an interesting question: how did this form?
– Bedrock in a Trough in Asimov Crater http://hirise.lpl.arizona.edu/ESP_035777_1320
The crater appears to have been completely filled by a thick sequence of materials, perhaps including sediments and lava flows.
All of the HiRISE images are archived here: http://hirise.lpl.arizona.edu/
NASA Mars Reconnaissance Orbiter HiRISE Images: March 26, 2014space and Technologies Corp., of Boulder, Colo., built the HiRISE instrument.