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Post by Dragon Tue Jan 30, 2018 4:54 pm

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Image credit: NASA/JPL-Caltech/Univ. of Arizona

Layers, probably sedimentary in origin, have undergone extensive erosion in this image from NASA's Mars Reconnaissance Orbiter (MRO) of Shalbatana Valles, a prominent channel that cuts through Xanthe Terra.

This erosion has produced several small mesas and exposed light-toned material that may differ in composition from the surrounding material.

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Post by Dragon Tue Jan 30, 2018 4:56 pm



This erosion has produced several small mesas and exposed light-toned material that may differ in composition from the surrounding material.

 
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Post by Dragon Tue Jan 30, 2018 4:57 pm



Valles Marineris, where we find some very high thermal inertia surface and possible bedrock exposure.

 

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