View Full Version : Which Planet is This? A Gale Crater Doppelganger

2012-Aug-16, 07:00 PM
The Badwater Basin region of California’s Death Valley acquired by NASA’s Earth Observing-1 satellite (EO-1) on October 23, 2002. Alluvial fans in the image are remarkably similar to the terrain that the Curiosity rover will explore on Mars. Image and annotations from

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