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Mid-latitude Gullies November 28, 2005

Posted by jtintle in JPL, Mars, Mars Global Surveyor, NASA, Space Fotos.

Medium-sized view of MGS MOC Picture of the Day, updated daily
Credit: NASA/JPL/Malin Space Science Systems

This Mars Global Surveyor (MGS) Mars Orbiter Camera (MOC) image shows gullies cut into the north wall of a south mid-latitude crater. The genesis of such gullies might have required liquid water.
Location near: 38.0°S, 167.2°W
Image width: ~3 km (~1.9 mi)
Illumination from: upper left
Season: Southern Summer
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