Tag Archives: layered deposits

HiRISE: Massifs on layered bedrock in Cydonia Colles

Massifs on layered bedrock in south Cydonia Colles. Beautiful Mars series.

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HiRISE: A glimpse into history

Nothing gets a geologist more excited than layered bedrock, except perhaps finding a fossil or holding a meteorite in your hand. All of these things create a profound feeling of history, the sense of a story that took place ages … Continue reading

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THEMIS: Terby Crater’s unread geo-history book

THEMIS Image of the Day, August 3, 2016. Today’s false color image shows the northern part of Terby Crater. This image shows the layered deposits that fill the crater. The THEMIS camera contains 5 filters. The data from different filters can … Continue reading

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HiRISE: North Hellas rock layers & sinuous ridge

North Hellas region layered rock and sinuous ridge exposures. 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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HiRISE: Possible sulfate-rich terrain

Possible sulfate-rich terrain in the northeast Syrtis Major region. Beautiful Mars series.

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THEMIS: Becquerel Crater – false color

THEMIS Image of the Day, November 5, 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: Layered exposures in southern Argyre

Layered exposures in southern Argyre Planitia. Beautiful Mars series.

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HiRISE: Layered megablock in Bamberg Crater

Layered megablock in Bamberg Crater. Beautiful Mars series.

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HiRISE: Colorful layered bedrock

Come out and play! Colorful layered bedrock in an eroded crater in Terra Sirenum. Beautiful Mars series.

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