HiPOD: 15 March 2019
Layered Sediments in East Melas Chasma

When the Lighting is Just Right
Almost all of our images are taken in the Martian afternoon, around 3 p.m., and sometimes the lighting conditions make a particularly striking image. These are layered sediments in east Melas Chasma.

ID: ESP_054689_1680
date: 27 March 2018
altitude: 264 km

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