Mars- Layers of Rock                          
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Mars Landforms
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Roger Weller, geology instructor ( wellerr@cochise.edu  )
Last edited:  10/16/17     edited by R.Weller
 
Layers- 1  (3 views)
width of view- 10 kilometers
 

latitude:   8.946                  longitude:  -39.207
photo source:    ESA/DLR/FU Berlin (G.Neukum)   NASA/USGS
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inclined view- 9 kilometers wide
The upper, flat surface is more resistant than the materials beneath it.

latitude:  7.054                  longitude:  -37.982
photo source:    ESA/DLR/FU Berlin (G.Neukum)  NASA/USGS
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closer view- 11.6 kilometers across
Cliffs are 2.8 kilometers high and the layer is 330 meters thick.

latitude:  8.912                  longitude:  -39.138
photo source:  NASA/USGS    ESA/DLR/FU Berlin (G.Neukum)
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