Tag Archives: Nilosyrtis Mensae

THEMIS: Rough ground in Nilosyrtis

THEMIS Image of the Day, June 11, 2019. Today’s VIS image is located on the margin of the Terra Sabaea highlands and the Nilosyrtis Mensae lowlands. The drop off is very steep – about 18,000 ft. This “edge” circles the … Continue reading

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HiRISE: Nilosyrtis Mensae

Let us now contemplate Nilosyrtis Mensae. There is a fault attached to a trough here; both have the same orientation. This image helps us to understand stress fields on Mars. Beautiful Mars series. [More at links]

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HiRISE: Wonderland in Nilosyrtis Mensae

Wonderland (Nilosyrtis Mensae region). Beautiful Mars series.

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HiRISE: Layers around low mounds

Beautiful Mars series. Layers around low mounds in Nilosyrtis Mensae. More Beautiful Mars images.

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