Mars - Lava Flows                              
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Roger Weller, geology instructor ( wellerr@cochise.edu  )
Last edited:  10/18/17     edited by R.Weller
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     The most common types of lava flows on Mars are narrow
channels with overflows, lava issuing out of fissures, and lobate
or sheet-like eruptions of lava.


Photo sources: NASA, JPL, University of Arizona, USGS
ESA/DLR/FU Berlin (G.Neukum)
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Lava Flow Photos

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Lava Channels

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Lava Vents
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Mars geology links on lava flows
volcanology of Mars
lava flows- Olympus Mons

lava flows-Olympus Mons-2
New forms of Mars lava flows
lava flows-Tharsis region(pdf)
lava flows- Mars and Earth
lava flows created Martian valleys
long lava flows- Arsia Mons
overlapping lobate lava flows (video)