HiPODs: Week of 18 January 2021 

Exposed Layering within a Meridiani Planum Crater

Exposed Layering within a Meridiani Planum Crater
At this location there is what appears to be stratigraphy exposed in an approximately 1-kilometer wide crater. The expression of layers can be traced around the ridge on both sides of the exposure. This feature may prove useful for understanding crater mound deposits.   
A Technicolor Mound near Oxia Planum

A Technicolor Mound near Oxia Planum
The origin of this mound is unknown, but its formation may be related to the clay-bearing rocks in the nearby Oxia Planum region.   
Fractured Blocks on a Crater Floor

Fractured Blocks on a Crater Floor
This crater in Xanthe Terra is filled with material deposited by wind or water after the crater formed.