Colorful Hargraves

Hargraves Crater is located on the northwestern margin of Isidis Basin, a region that hosts many proposed future Mars landing sites such as nearby Jezero Crater and the Nili Fossae trough.

This image covers the ejecta along the southern margin of Hargraves and shows an impressive variety of rock types, as indicated by the range in color diversity .

Written by: Sharon Wilson (audio: Tre Gibbs)   (24 February 2016)

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Image: NASA/JPL/University of Arizona