HiPOD: 12 May 2019
Gullies and Ice-Rich Material

Gullies and Ice-Rich Material
Caption throwback (2007): Gullies typically form when flowing water has sufficient energy to erode soil and soft rock in a channelized flow. The gullies in this image have narrow, overlapping channels and are deeply incised into the slope. (Read the full caption.)

ID: PSP_002066_1425
date: 4 January 2007
altitude: 253 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