HiRISE Picture of the Day: 26 May 2019
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Slipping and Sliding in Coprates Chasma

Slipping and Sliding in Coprates Chasma
Caption throwback (2007): This image shows a landslide in the Coprates Chasma region of Valles Marineris that occurred when a large unstable area of rock broke away from the cliffs along the top of the image.

ID: PSP_001970_1655
date: 27 December 2006
altitude: 265 km

NASA/JPL/University of Arizona

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Black & white is less than 5 km across; enhanced color is less than 1 km