Lobate Plains (Venus)
Material unit on Venus, having morphologically smooth surfaces that are occasionally disturbed by a few extensional features related to rift zones, and characterized by their nonuniform radar albedo pattern consisting of numerous bright and dark flow-like features.
KeywordsLava Flow Rift Zone Tectonic Feature Shield Volcano Material Unit
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