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Martian canyons. Mars Express view of canyons in the central part of the Valles Marineris region of Mars. North is at top. The Valles Marineris canyon system is over 4000 kilometres long. This area is about 300 by 600 kilometres. The canyons are Ophir Chasma (across top, pale colour), Candor Chasma (across upper centre, dark) and Melas Chasma (also dark, across lower centre). Each canyon is about 200 kilometres wide and between 5 and 7 kilometres deep. Data from the High Resolution Stereo Camera, obtained in April and May 2004.
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