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                     Ares Vallis on Mars- Location
 

     Ares Vallis is the eastern-most of the 5 river systems being studied.

location of Ares Vallis 

Ares Valles               latitude:  8.222    longitude:  -24.997
                         

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Cochise College Geology Home Page
                                                   
 Roger Weller, geology instructor (wellerr@cochise.edu  last edited:  2/1/16
source of photos:  Google Mars, ESA, NASA, USGS, JPL, UAriz
return to: Scars on Mars of Ancient Floods and Rivers
return to: Ares Vallis Introduction 

 

The dark blue lines indicate the main path of Ares Vallis

latitude: 8.688    longitude:  -25.048

     The blue lines represent flow features and the yellow lines outline areas of
chaos (fractured terrains) and colles features (small hills) that have contributed
to the formation of Kasei Valles.  The pink lines at the bottom of this view are
portions of the Valles Marineris complex.

flow  and chaos features of Ares Valles

latitude: 8.667    longitude:  -25.460

more emphasis on the flow features of Ares Vallis

latitude: 8.667    longitude:  -25.460


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