Mars-Wrinkle Ridges                          
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Roger Weller, geology instructor ( wellerr@cochise.edu  )
Last edited:  10/11/17     edited by R.Weller

wrinkle ridge-7  (2 views)
30 kilometers across
wrinkle ridge and a lobate lava flow
elevation on left side of ridge: 8744 feet
elevation at top of ridge: 9204 feet
elevation on right side of ridge: 8476 feet
Left side is 460 feet higher than left side.
Ridge is 337 feet higher than left side.
 

latitude:    -22.709                  longitude:  -79.575
photo source:  ESA/DUR/FU Berlin (G.Neukum)    NASA/USGS
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inclined view
width of wrinkle ridge- 3.3 kilometers

latitude:    -22.745                  longitude:  -79.606
photo source:  NASA/USGS   ESA/DUR/FU Berlin (G.Neukum)
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