Tag Archives: Phlegra Montes

HiRISE: Flow of material through a gap in a crater rim in Phlegra Montes

Flow of material through a gap in a crater rim in Phlegra Montes. Beautiful Mars series.

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HiRISE: Glacial-like outwash in Phlegra Montes?

Possible glacial-like outwash systems in Phlegra Montes. Beautiful Mars series.

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THEMIS: Phlegra Montes

THEMIS Image of the Day, December 22, 2015. This VIS image shows a portion of the hills that make up Phlegra Montes. More THEMIS Images of the Day by geological topic.

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THEMIS: A hill divided

THEMIS Image of the Day, December 7, 2015. Today’s VIS image shows an elevated group of hills east of Phlegra Montes. This highland is divided by a linear channel that is most likely of tectonic origin. More THEMIS Images of … Continue reading

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HiRISE: Cracks in a debris apron

The objective of this observation is to investigate the nature of large fissures in a smooth apron around a mound in the Phlegra region. The apron could be (or could have been) ice-rich, so one possibility is that the fissures … Continue reading

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HRSC: Phlegra Montes, southern tip

Colour image of the southernmost portion of Phlegra Montes on Mars, a complex system of isolated hills, ridges and small basins that spans over 1400 km from the Elysium volcanic region at about 30ÂșN and deep into the northern lowlands … Continue reading

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