Tag Archives: Promethei Terra

THEMIS: Eroding layers in Spallanzani Crater

THEMIS Image of the Day, January 31, 2019. This VIS image shows part of the floor of Spallanzani Crater. At some point after the crater was created the floor was covered by a fill material. The material was laid down … Continue reading

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THEMIS: Dust devil tracks in Promethei Terra

THEMIS Image of the Day, January 2, 2019. This VIS image shows a region dense with dust devil tracks (and several pedestal craters). Located in Promethei Terra, these tracks run parallel to the nearby southeastern margin of Hellas Planitia. The … Continue reading

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HiRISE: Dipping layers in Promethei Terra

Dipping layers in Promethei Terra. (Not dipping dots.) Beautiful Mars series.

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HiRISE: Scarp in Promethei Terra

Scarp in Promethei Terra. Beautiful Mars series.

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THEMIS: Debris flow

THEMIS Image of the Day, April 8, 2015. Today’s THEMIS image was taken using the infrared camera. Bright toned material is warmer than dark toned surfaces. Material has moved downslope from the top of this hill in Promethei Terra. The … Continue reading

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HiRISE: Promethei Terra landforms

Promethei Terra landforms. Amazing to see the hundreds (if not more) of small impact craters pockmarking the landscape. Beautiful Mars series.

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