Ice-Rich Terrain of the Northern Plains
HiRISE PICTURE OF THE DAY: 13 MAY 2021
Ice-Rich Terrain of the Northern Plains

At high resolution the surface is divided by polygonal fractures, spaced a few meters apart.




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