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          Earth Analogs to the Light-colored Deposits
               Example 2
 location: Northwest corner of Nevada


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     This is a vertical view of a small salt lake.  Because it occasionally
gets wet, there are no apparent fractures like those in the light-colored
mineral deposits in Mawrth Vallis.

width of view: 1400 feet

latitude:   41.903        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