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THEMIS: Faulting at east end of Hebes Chasma

THEMIS Image of the Day, August 22, 2017. This image shows the eastern portion of Hebes Chasma. The ridge that is casting a shadow at the bottom of the image is likely a large tectonic fault. All of the materials … Continue reading

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THEMIS: North wall of Hebes Chasma

THEMIS Image of the Day, August 21, 2017. This image shows the north central cliff face of Hebes Chasma. The cliff face and downslope movement of material is very different in appearance than the same features of the large mesa … Continue reading

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THEMIS: Western floor of Hebes Chasma

THEMIS Image of the Day, August 18, 2017. This image shows part of the western side of Hebes Chasma. The large central mesa is on the right side of the image. The smooth region in the lower left side of … Continue reading

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THEMIS: Wind erosion on Hebes Mensa

THEMIS Image of the Day, August 17, 2017. The large mesa in the center of Hebes Chasma dominates this image. The top of the mesa is at the center of the image, with the cliff faces to the top and … Continue reading

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THEMIS: Faults and gullies in Hebes Chasma

THEMIS Image of the Day, August 16, 2017. This image shows the part of the northern cliff face of Hebes Chasma at the top of the image. The linear features aligned diagonally across the top of the image are large … Continue reading

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THEMIS: Landslides in Hebes Chasma

THEMIS Image of the Day, August 15, 2017. This image shows the part of the southern cliff face of Hebes Chasma at the bottom of the image. The materials seen in the majority of this image are part of the … Continue reading

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THEMIS: Hebes Chasma’s mesa-in-a-basin

THEMIS Image of the Day, August 14, 2017. This image shows the part of the southern cliff face of Hebes Chasma a the bottom of the image. At the top of the image is part of the large mesa located … Continue reading

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THEMIS: Basaltic sands in Russell Crater dune ridge

THEMIS Image of the Day, August 11, 2017. This image shows the western part of the dune field on the floor of Russell Crater. This is a false color image of Russell crater and it’s surroundings. Sand dunes usually appear … Continue reading

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THEMIS: Higher Sun angle changes look of Russell Crater’s dunes & dune ridge

THEMIS Image of the Day, August 10, 2017. This image shows the central part of the dune field on the floor of Russell Crater, including the large dune ridge. Comparing this image to yesterday’s you will see a significant difference … Continue reading

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THEMIS: Dune field and ridge in Russell Crater

THEMIS Image of the Day, August 9, 2017. This image shows the central part of the dune field on the floor of Russell Crater, including the smaller dunes and the massive ridge of sand. Russell Crater is located in Noachis … Continue reading

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