Tharsis Montes: Volcanoes of Mars by paintingsheep

Tharsis Montes: Volcanoes of Mars by 


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
    paintingsheepover 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
    walstraasartover 1 year ago

    Creative fantastic work

  • Manon Boily
    Manon Boilyover 1 year ago

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

  • Colin Metcalf
    Colin Metcalfover 1 year ago

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

  • missmoneypenny
    missmoneypennyover 1 year ago

    Excellent work

  • Cee Neuner
    Cee Neunerover 1 year ago

    cool info. I adore volcanoes.

  • AuntDot
    AuntDotover 1 year ago

    Amazing find. Love your imagination!

  • JUSTART
    JUSTARTover 1 year ago

    great abstract

  • lynn carter
    lynn carterover 1 year ago

    amazing xx

  • Ingz
    Ingzover 1 year ago

    gorgeous Gena xx

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