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A Very Large Population of Likely Buried Impact Basins in the Northern Lowlands of Mars Revealed by MOLA DataHigh resolution Mars Orbiter Laser Altimeter (MOLA) data have revealed a large number of subdued quasi-circular depressions (QCDs) >50 km diameter in the northern lowlands of Mars which are generally not visible in Viking imagery and which may be buried ancient impact basins. Additional information is contained in the original extended abstract.
Document ID
20010044519
Document Type
Conference Paper
Authors
Frey, H. V.
(NASA Goddard Space Flight Center Greenbelt, MD United States)
Shockey, K. M.
(Maryland Univ. College Park, MD United States)
Frey, E. L.
(South River High School Edgewater, MD United States)
Roark, J. H.
(Science Systems and Applications, Inc. Lanham, MD United States)
Sakimoto, S. E. H.
(Maryland Univ. Greenbelt, MD United States)
Date Acquired
August 20, 2013
Publication Date
January 1, 2001
Publication Information
Publication: Lunar and Planetary Science XXXII
Subject Category
Lunar And Planetary Science And Exploration
Distribution Limits
Public
Copyright
Work of the US Gov. Public Use Permitted.

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