Erebus Montes Plains Contact
HiRISE PICTURE OF THE DAY: 10 APRIL 2020

The Plains Aren’t So Plain

In contrast to the relatively smooth plain of Arcadia Planitia is this small but interesting section of a mountain range called Erebus Montes, which measures 811 kilometers across.



Colorful Bedrock in a Northern Plains Crater
This image is intended to provide a baseline picture of sand dunes on the crater floor to look for potential motion in future observations.

Boundary Condition Controls on the High-Sand-Flux Regions of Mars
It is often unclear where and why sediment is mobile on today’s Mars. A new paper takes a deeper look.

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