Gravity has caused materials to move down the rim of this crater in Terra Sabaea. In this image from NASA's 2001 Mars Odyssey, thinner dark slope streaks are less common than broader, lighter markings of downslope movement of materials.

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Gravity has caused materials to move down the rim of this crater in Terra Sabaea. Here, thinner dark slope streaks are less common than broader, lighter markings of downslope movement of materials.

Orbit Number: 36901 Latitude: 1.39403 Longitude: 45.6855 Instrument: VIS Captured: 2010-04-09 18:41

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NASA's Jet Propulsion Laboratory manages the 2001 Mars Odyssey mission for NASA's Science Mission Directorate, Washington, D.C. The Thermal Emission Imaging System (THEMIS) was developed by Arizona State University, Tempe, in collaboration with Raytheon Santa Barbara Remote Sensing. The THEMIS investigation is led by Dr. Philip Christensen at Arizona State University. Lockheed Martin Astronautics, Denver, is the prime contractor for the Odyssey project, and developed and built the orbiter. Mission operations are conducted jointly from Lockheed Martin and from JPL, a division of the California Institute of Technology in Pasadena.

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