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Mars Orbital Camera
Crater with dagger-like features
12/18/11

 

HiRISE image of the study area showing the central crater with two dagger-like features extending at an angle (red and blue arrows). Called scimitars, these features most likely resulted from shockwave interference just before impact. Credit: NASA/JPL-Caltech/The University of Arizona



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