Small Yardangs November 17, 2005Posted by jtintle in JPL, Mars, Mars Global Surveyor, Space Fotos.
|This Mars Global Surveyor (MGS) Mars Orbiter Camera (MOC) image shows small yardangs formed by wind erosion of a material that once completely covered everything in this scene. These landforms are located in southern Amazonis Planitia.|
|Location near: 8.1°N, 151.6°W|
|Image width: ~3 km (~1.9 mi)|
|Illumination from: lower left|
|Season: Northern Autumn|