Channeled Winds

Scaled Image

Image Credit: NASA/JPL/ASU

About this image

This crater has a small channel on the side of the rim. At the end of the channel, on the crater floor, you can see the effect of wind coming down the channel. The wind has swept the surface clean, while sand and dust remain surrounding the wind swept area.

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Image ID: 
V15901002 (View data in Mars Image Explorer)
2005-07-15 07:02
Mon, 2005-10-10
1024 pixels (18 km)
3648 pixels (63 km)
0.01753 km/pixel
0.017658 km/pixel


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