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20 November 2004 Both the north and south polar ice caps overlie a thick accumulation of layered material. For more than three decades, these deposits have been assumed to consist of a mixture of dust and ice. This October 2004 Mars Global Surveyor (MGS) Mars Orbiter Camera (MOC) image shows some of the north polar layers exposed on a slope located near 79.1N, 348.4W. The image covers an area approximately 3 km (1.9 mi) wide. Sunlight illuminates the scene from the lower left.

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