Tag Archives: landslides

THEMIS: Coprates Chasma – false color

THEMIS Image of the Day, April 29, 2016. Today’s false color image shows part of Coprates Chasma. The THEMIS camera contains 5 filters. The data from different filters can be combined in multiple ways to create a false color image. … Continue reading

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THEMIS: Ophir Chasma – false color

THEMIS Image of the Day, April 28, 2016. Today’s false color image shows part of Ophir Chasma. The THEMIS camera contains 5 filters. The data from different filters can be combined in multiple ways to create a false color image. … Continue reading

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HiRISE: Landslide deposits in Tithonium Chasma

Landslide deposits in Tithonium Chasma. Beautiful Mars series

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THEMIS: Impact-triggered landslide in Kasei Valles

THEMIS Image of the Day, April 8, 2016. This VIS image shows a small portion of Kasei Valles. The channel rim at the top of the image shows a complex series of processes. The crater was the source of the … Continue reading

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HiRISE: Boulders on a landslide

The striking feature in this image is a boulder-covered landslide along a canyon wall. Landslides occur when steep slopes fail, sending a mass of soil and rock to flow downhill, leaving behind a scarp at the top of the slope. … Continue reading

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THEMIS: Shalbatana Vallis

THEMIS Image of the Day, November 25, 2015. The steep sided depression in this VIS image is Shalbatana Vallis, a channel located in Xanthe Terra. More THEMIS Images of the Day by geological topic.

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THEMIS: Tugaske Crater

THEMIS Image of the Day, July 7, 2015. Today’s VIS image shows part of Tugaske Crater. The northern margin of this crater has been modified from a circular form, most likely related to the tectonic activity of Claritas Fossae, where … Continue reading

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THEMIS: Candor Chasma — false color

THEMIS Image of the Day, June 8, 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 – false color

THEMIS Image of the Day, May 26, 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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HiRISE: East Coprates Chasma landslides

East Coprates Chasma landslides. Beautiful Mars series.

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