HiPOD: Tuesday, 20 September 2022
Sinuous Ridges near Juventae Chasma

Sinuous Ridges near Juventae Chasma

Sinuous Ridges near Juventae Chasma
A previous image taken in 2007 shows very finely branched channels running west to east. Here, inverted channels crosscut negative-relief channels, and the stratigraphic relations are complex. A stereo pair will help to unscramble the relationship to local topography, determine influence of present-day tilt, and to identify slope-area relations and drainage divides.

ID: ESP_065766_1755
date: 6 August 2020
altitude: 264 km

https://uahirise.org/hipod/ESP_065766_1755
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Black & white is less than 5 km across; enhanced color is less than 1 km. For full images including scale bars, visit the ID link.