HiPOD: Monday, 14 September 2020
Ice-Filled Crater

An Ice-Filled Crater
Ice fill within craters in the north polar layered deposits (NPLD) may be a site where accumulation could be observed, helping to settle a long-term problem in Mars polar science: are the NPLD currently gaining or losing mass?

ID: ESP_062339_2640
date: 13 November 2019
altitude: 319 km

NASA/JPL/UArizona
https://uahirise.org/hipod/ESP_062339_2640
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Black & white is less than 5 km across; enhanced color is less than 1 km