Cochise College sponsored

          Earth Analogs to the Light-colored Deposits
               Example 1
 location: Northwest corner of Nevada


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     This view is very similar to a patch of light-colored materials
within the Mawrth Vallis channel.  However, this is a small , dried
salt lake, not a clay deposit.

latitude:   41.896        longitude:   -119.658

 View was derived from Google Earth.
 Also visit: Cochise College Mars Landforms , Mars Explored, 
Cochise College Geology Home Page
 Roger Weller, geology instructor (  last edited:  11/9/15