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the interior lowland plains unit of mars: evidence for a possible mud ocean and induced tectonic deformationWe conclude from MOC and MOLA data that the northern plains of Mars were infilled by a sediment-rich, mud ocean. Evidence for subsidence within the north polar basin and reversed channel-floor gradients are consistent with tectonic deformation due to the sediment load.
Document ID
20000080596
Document Type
Conference Paper
Authors
Tanaka, K. L.
(Geological Survey Flagstaff, AZ United States)
Banerdt, W. B.
(Jet Propulsion Lab., California Inst. of Tech. Pasadena, CA United States)
Date Acquired
August 19, 2013
Publication Date
March 1, 2000
Publication Information
Publication: Lunar and Planetary Science XXXI
Subject Category
Lunar and Planetary Science and Exploration
Distribution Limits
Public
Copyright
Work of the US Gov. Public Use Permitted.

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