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              Mars- Mawrth Vallis  
Muara Crater- Northwest Rim

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inclined view
width of view: 6500 feet
A portion of the wall is artifically colored.


This is what the crater wall looks like without color.

     The Northwest crater wall actually has a low slope. 
This is a horizontal view.
  width of view: 432 feet
Elevation data indicates that the white layer is approximately
25 foot thick.

Elevation data in this view suggests that the white layer
is 40 feet thick.

 Also visit: Cochise College Mars Landforms , Mars Explored, 
Cochise College Geology Home Page
 Roger Weller, geology instructor (  last edited:  11/5/15

      All views were derived from Google Mars and were originally obtained from
the  United States Geological Survey (USGS), jet Propulsion Laboratory (JPL)
and the University of Arizona.