Lunar Reconnaissance Orbiter Camera

NAC Anaglyph: Briggs Fractures

Fractures in the floor of Briggs crater suggest intrusive volcanic activity , i.e. magma rising from below to push up the crater floor, causing it to crack [NASA/GSFC/Arizona State University].

 

Anaglyph of floor fractures in Briggs Crater, located at 26.41°N, 290.57°E. NAC images M1121706859L/R, M1121692655L/R [NASA/GSFC/Arizona State University].

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EDRs:
M1121692655R
M1121692655L
M1121706859R
M1121706859L

 


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