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Melas Chasma on Mars: as low as one can go
There are few places on Mars lower than this. The floor of Melas Chasma sinks nine kilometres below the surrounding plateau. New images from the German Aerospace Center (DLR) operated High Resolution Stereo Camera on ESA's Mars Express orbiter highlight the complex history of this enormous martian canyon.
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Last update: 11/10/2010 11:28:15