Encyclopedia of Planetary Landforms

2015 Edition
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Crater Wall Flow-Like Features (Moon, Asteroids)

Reference work entry
DOI: https://doi.org/10.1007/978-1-4614-3134-3_106

Definition

Flow-like topographic or albedo features formed on steep slopes of inner crater walls on airless bodies (Bart 2007) (e.g., Fig. 1).
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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Institute for Solid State Physics and OpticsWigner Research Centre for PhysicsBudapestHungary
  2. 2.NASA Ames Research Center/NPPMoffett FieldUSA