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September 30, 2015

Water on Mars

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mars-waterThis image was produced by first creating a 3-D computer model (a digital terrain map) of the area based on stereo information from two HiRISE observations, and then draping a false-color image over the land-shape model. The vertical dimension is exaggerated by a factor of 1.5 compared to horizontal dimensions. Image Credit: NASA/JPL-Caltech/Univ. of Arizona

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