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Elongated Collapse Pit in Ceraunius Fossae

Elongated Collapse Pit in Ceraunius Fossae

An Elongated Collapse Pit
Also visible in a Context Camera image, here we take a closer look at an elongated collapse pit in Ceraunius Fossae. This observation can help to tell whether or not there is a subterranean connection to this pit. As an added bonus, the much smaller depression to its south also appears to be another collapse pit. The Ceraunius Fossae are a set of fractures in the northern Tharsis region of Mars.

ID: ESP_074143_2110
date: 21 May 2022
altitude: 284 km

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Black & white is less than 5 km across; enhanced color is less than 1 km. For full observation details, visit the ID link.