Tag Archives: Chryse Planitia

HRSC: Remnants of a mega-flood

ESA’s Mars Express has captured images of one of the largest outflow channel networks on the Red Planet. The Kasei Valles channel system extends around 3000 km from its source region in Echus Chasma – which lies east of the … Continue reading

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THEMIS: Mesa’s edge in Chryse Planitia

THEMIS Image of the Day, November 10, 2016. Today’s false color image shows part of the margin of Chryse Planitia. Dark blue in this false color combination is mostly likely basaltic material/dunes. The THEMIS VIS camera contains 5 filters. The … Continue reading

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THEMIS: Mawrth Vallis – false color

THEMIS Image of the Day, September 29, 2015. The THEMIS VIS camera contains 5 filters. The data from different filters can be combined in multiple ways to create a false color image. These false color images may reveal subtle variations … Continue reading

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THEMIS: Crater ejecta

THEMIS Image of the Day, March 5, 2014. Multiple overlapping lobes of ejecta are visible in the VIS image of an unnamed crater in Chryse Planitia. More THEMIS Images of the Day by geological topic.

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