Tag Archives: Arabia Terra

THEMIS: Arabia Terra crater in false color

THEMIS Image of the Day, March 21, 2017. Today’s false color image shows the floor of an unnamed crater in Arabia Terra. The THEMIS VIS camera contains 5 filters. The data from different filters can be combined in multiple ways … Continue reading

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HiRISE: Crater floor in Arabia Terra

Crater floor in Arabia Terra. Beautiful Mars series.

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Mars had lakes & streams long after early wet era

Lakes and snowmelt-fed streams on Mars formed much later than previously thought possible, according to new findings using data primarily from NASA’s Mars Reconnaissance Orbiter. The recently discovered lakes and streams appeared roughly a billion years after a well-documented, earlier … Continue reading

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THEMIS: Ice-choked Mamers Valles

THEMIS Image of the Day, August 23, 2016. This VIS image shows a small portion of Mamers Valles. Mamers Valles is a complex channel system that drained the highlands of Arabia Terra into the lowlands of Acidalia Planitia. More THEMIS … Continue reading

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THEMIS: Arabia Terra – false color

THEMIS Image of the Day, June 30, 2016. Today’s false color image shows part of the plains in Arabia Terra. The THEMIS VIS camera contains 5 filters. The data from different filters can be combined in multiple ways to create a … Continue reading

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THEMIS: Arabia Terra channel

THEMIS Image of the Day, May 20, 2016. This VIS image shows a portion of an unnamed channel located on the northern margin of Arabia Terra. Numerous channels are found in this region, draining from the higher elevations of Arabia … Continue reading

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HiRISE: Scarp exposing basin floor in Arabia Terra

Scarp exposing basin floor deposits in Arabia Terra. Beautiful Mars series.

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HiRISE: Highlands to lowlands in far-west Arabia

From the highlands to the lowlands in the far western Arabia region. Beautiful Mars series.

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HiRISE: Scarp edge in northern Arabia Terra

A quiet afternoon in northern Arabia Terra. Beautiful Mars series.

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THEMIS: Crater dunes

THEMIS Image of the Day, February 29, 2016. This VIS image shows a small crater located on the floor of a larger crater. Sand dunes are visible on the floors of both craters. These unnamed craters are located in Arabia … Continue reading

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