HiPOD: 3 September 2019
Avalanche Season

Avalanche Season
Every spring the sun shines on the side of the stack of layers at the North Pole of Mars known as the “north polar layered deposits.” The warmth destabilizes the ice and blocks break loose. (Read the full caption.)

ID: ESP_060176_2640
date: 29 May 2019
altitude: 318 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