HiPOD: 20 January 2019
Bedrock in the Nili Fossae Region

Bedrock in the Nili Fossae Region
Nili Fossae is a perennial choice for potential landing sites, as it was for the Mars Science Laboratory and the Mars 2020 mission. Located in the Syrtis Major region, a large exposure of olivine has been detected here.

ID: ESP_054512_2015
date: 14 March 2018
altitude: 280 km
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NASA/JPL/University of Arizona
Black & white is less than 5 km across; enhanced color is less than 1 km