HiPOD: 7 July 2019
Layers in Galle Crater

Layers in Galle Crater
Caption throwback (2007): This image shows part of a large mass of layered rock in Galle Crater that appear as bands and swirls which are nearly horizontal. At higher resolution, some long cracks (hundreds of meters long) are cutting across the layers.  (Read the full caption.)

ID: PSP_002655_1280
date: 19 February 2007
altitude: 256 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