Tharsis Montes is the largest volcanic region on Mars. It is approximately 4,000 km across,10 km high, and contains 12 large volcanoes. The largest volcanoes in the Tharsis region are 4 shield volcanoes named Ascraeus Mons, Pavonis Mons, Arsia Mons, and Olympus Mons.
The main difference between the volcanoes on Mars and Earth is their size; volcanoes in the Tharsis region are up to 100 times larger than those anywhere on Earth.

Nasa.gov

Macro view of curbside concrete and peeling paint…..San Diego, CA

Dedicated to Kurt Vonnegut

Lumix Dmc Fz500 with leica macro lens

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  • paintingsheep
    paintingsheepabout 1 year ago

    Tharsis Montes is the largest volcanic region on Mars. It is approximately 4,000 km across,10 km high, and contains 12 large volcanoes. The largest volcanoes in the Tharsis region are 4 shield volcanoes named Ascraeus Mons, Pavonis Mons, Arsia Mons, and Olympus Mons.
    The main difference between the volcanoes on Mars and Earth is their size; volcanoes in the Tharsis region are up to 100 times larger than those anywhere on Earth.

    Nasa.gov

    Macro view of curbside concrete and peeling paint…..San Diego, CA

  • walstraasart
    walstraasartabout 1 year ago

    Creative fantastic work

  • Manon Boily
    Manon Boilyabout 1 year ago

    that’s really cool Gena! looks like a dragon head on the right side. great find ;)

  • Colin Metcalf
    Colin Metcalfabout 1 year ago

    Well spotted Gena. Don’t think I’d be tempted to go there for a holiday.

  • missmoneypenny
    missmoneypennyabout 1 year ago

    Excellent work

  • Cee Neuner
    Cee Neunerabout 1 year ago

    cool info. I adore volcanoes.

  • AuntDot
    AuntDotabout 1 year ago

    Amazing find. Love your imagination!

  • JUSTART
    JUSTARTabout 1 year ago

    great abstract

  • lynn carter
    lynn carterabout 1 year ago

    amazing xx

  • Ingz
    Ingzabout 1 year ago

    gorgeous Gena xx

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