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  Mars Reconnaissance Orbiter - Eroded Terrain Near Volcanic Fissures

Mars Reconnaissance Orbiter - Eroded Terrain Near Volcanic Fissures
Image credit: NASA/JPL/University of Arizona

Uploader comment: This observation was taken to investigate the topography near the source of fluids from the Cerberus Fossae fractures in the Elysium Planitia region of Mars. There are distinct channels carved into the terrain here, presumably by floods of water.


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