Matara Crater Dunes

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Image Credit: NASA/JPL/ASU

About this image

Today's VIS image shows the floor of Matara Crater. A large sand sheet dominates the floor of this crater located in Noachis Terra. The top of the sand sheet has been sculpted by the wind, creating dune forms. Matara Crater is 48km (30 miles) in diameter.

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Image ID: 
V84859009 (View data in Mars Image Explorer)
2021-01-30 13:42
Fri, 2021-07-09
512 pixels (17 km)
1824 pixels (62 km)
0.034477 km/pixel
0.034802 km/pixel


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