THEMIS: Crater interior

Fractured central peak in Nili Fossae (THEMISIOTD_20160321)THEMIS Image of the Day, March 21, 2016. Today’s VIS image shows the interior of an unnamed crater near Nili Fossae. The central feature of the crater is a peak with a central low pit that was created by rebound of material at the time impact. Small dunes are also visible towards the bottom of the image.

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