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              Mars- Mawrth Vallis  
       
Muara Crater- South Rim
                              
       (2 views)
 

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     The South rim of Muara Crater displays a very nice set of
horizontal layers that were laid down prior to the impact that
formed the crater.

inclined view
width of view: 7000 feet

 


a closer view of layers in the South rim
width of view:  1600 feet
The North rim has better lighting.


           
 Also visit: Cochise College Mars Landforms , Mars Explored, 
           and
Cochise College Geology Home Page
                                                   
 Roger Weller, geology instructor (wellerr@cochise.edu  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.

 
 
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