Tag Archives: Juventae Chasma

THEMIS: Juventae Chasma’s rubble collection

THEMIS Image of the Day, May 1, 2018. This VIS image runs from northern Juventae Chasma to just short of the southern canyon wall. Illustrating the variety of landforms within the chasma, this image contains the rough canyon floor at … Continue reading

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HiRISE: A layered mound in Juventae Chasma

Many of the chasmata (the plural of “chasma”) in Valles Marineris contain light-toned mounds that are distinct from the darker rocks that define the walls. The light-toned mounds, like this one in Juventae Chasma, generally contain sulfates, which are salts … Continue reading

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HiRISE: The hills are colorful in Juventae Chasma

There are many hills about 1 kilometer high in Juventae Chasma, which is located north of the main Valles Marineris canyon system. The floor of the canyon is covered by a sea of sand, but the hills rise above the … Continue reading

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HiRISE: Bedrock exposures in Juventae Chasma

Bedrock exposures in Juventae Chasma. Beautiful Mars series.

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THEMIS: Dunes and debris in Juventae Chasma

THEMIS Image of the Day, December 27, 2016. Today’s false color image shows part of Juventae Chasma, including sand dunes on the floor of the chasma. The THEMIS VIS camera contains 5 filters. The data from different filters can be … Continue reading

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THEMIS: Swirling winds shape dunes

THEMIS Image of the Day, September 30, 2016. Today’s VIS image shows sand dune forms in Juventae Chasma. In this part of Juventae Chasma the entire floor appears to be covered by sand and dunes. The oval patch of “choppy” … Continue reading

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THEMIS: Juventae Chasma’s slides and slumps

THEMIS Image of the Day, September 13, 2016. Today’s false color image shows part of Juventae Chasma. The THEMIS camera contains 5 filters. The data from different filters can be combined in multiple ways to create a false color image. These … Continue reading

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THEMIS: Juventae Chasma – false color

THEMIS Image of the Day, August 31, 2016. Today’s false color images shows part of Juventae Chasma. The THEMIS camera contains 5 filters. The data from different filters can be combined in multiple ways to create a false color image. These … Continue reading

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THEMIS: Dunes on floor of Juventae Chasma

THEMIS Image of the Day, August 19, 2016. Today’s image shows part of the southern margin of Juventae Chasma. Also visible are sand dunes located on the floor of the canyon. More THEMIS Images of the Day by geological topic.

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THEMIS: Juventae Chasma

THEMIS Image of the Day, August 18, 2016. This VIS image shows the southern wall of Juventae Chasma. More THEMIS Images of the Day by geological topic.

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