HiRISE: Lingering frost

tumblr_pawggcJ6VN1rlz4gso1_1280Lingering frost. The North Polar layered deposits comprise a thick stack of icy layers. Part of this image has lingering seasonal frost, which serves to accentuate those layers.  An additional rationale for this observation is to document new activity in scarp erosion.

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