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The Geology of Mars
Cambridge University Press
978-0-521-83292-2 - The Geology of Mars: Evidence from Earth-Based Analogs - by M. G. Chapman
Index

Index




Earth Analog Areas

Alaska, 28, 311–12

Algodones sand dunes, SW USA, 235–6, 248, 253

Altai Mountains region, Russia, 308, 312–13

Antarctica, 15, 182, 206, 401–2

Aral Sea basin, 313

Armansfell, Iceland, 195–6

Atacama desert, South America, 303

Badwater Basin, Death Valley, U.S.A., 323, 338–45

Barringer CraterBarringer (Meteor) Crater, Arizona, 52–4, 434

Big Dune, SW USA, 236, 241

Black Sea basin, Eurasia, 313, 314

Bolivian Altiplano, 355

Bristol Trough/Palen sand dunes, SW USA, 236, 237

Bruneau sand dunes, SW USA, 236, 244

Cactus/LaPosa Plain sand dunes, SW USA, 237–9

Cady Mountains/Kelso sand dunes, SW USA, 238–9

Canyonlands National Park, Utah, 371–83

Carrizozo lava flow, New Mexico, 95, 97, 108–10

Channeled Scabland, USA, 24, 245, 248, 254, 310–12

Chott el Jerid, Tunisia, 324–5, 328–32

Chott el Rharsa, Tunisia, 324–9

Christmas Valley sand dunes, SW USA, 236, 244–5

Clayton Valley sand dunes, SW USA, 236, 241

Columbia River Basalts, 135–6

Coral Pink sand dunes, SW USA, 135, 236

Deccan traps, 135–6, 411–12

Dumont sand dunes, SW USA, 236, 239

Dyngjufjöll Ytri, Iceland, 190–2

East Greenland (Jameson Land), 267–9, 271

Ephrata Fan, Washington State, 310

Etendeka-Parana flood basalt region, 135

Ethiopian flood basalt region, 135

Eureka sand dunes, SW USA, 236, 240

Fernandina caldera, Galapagos, 72, 76, 83

Finke River, Australia, 299, 301

Great Basin, western USA, 235, 239–42

Great Sand Dunes National Monument, SW USA, 236, 241, 243–4, 248

Harris Fjeld, Greenland, 268

Haughton Crater, Canada, 61–3, 412, 438, 443, 445, 453

Hekla, Iceland, 187–9, 195, 197

Herdubried, Iceland, 183, 185

Herdubreidartögl, Iceland, 189

Hludufell, Iceland, 186

Hrafnabjörg, Iceland, 189

Ibex sand dunes, SW USA, 236, 239, 240

Inyo Domes, California, 220

Jemez volcanic field, New Mexico, 97–8

Karoo-Ferrar traps, 135

Karthala Caldera, Grand Comoros Islands, 81

Kerguelen Plateau, 135

Kilauea caldera, 79, 82, 86, 89, 152

Killpecker sand dunes, SW USA, 236, 244, 248

Lake Bonneville region (ancient), 242, 308, 312, 334

Lake Missoula region (ancient), 245, 308, 313, 316

Laki, Iceland, 20, 109, 139, 141–4, 161, 163, 213

Lagafell, Iceland, 190, 191

Laguna Blanca, South America, 354–7, 359

Laguna Verde, South America, 354–6, 359–61

Lena River, Siberia, 281–7, 291

Licancabur Lake, South America, 351–5

Licancabur Volcano, South America, 351, 352, 365

Little Sahara sand dunes, SW USA, 236, 242

Lonar Impact Crater, India, 411, 412, 415, 416

Mansi paleolake, Siberia, 313

Manson Impact Crater, Iowa, 412

Masaya caldera, Nicaragua, 73, 87, 89

Masaya Volcano, Nicaragua, 87, 88

Mauna Loa caldera, Hawaii, 74, 79, 86, 89

McCartys lava flow, New Mexico, 95, 108–10

Meteor Crater, Arizona (see Barringer CraterBarringer)

Mojave Desert, western USA, 235–9

Mokuaweoweo caldera, Mauna Loa Hawaii, 74, 89

Moses Lake sand dunes, SW USA, 236, 243, 245–6, 252

Naefurholtsfjöll, Iceland, 187–9, 195–7

Narbona Pass Volcano, New Mexico, 95, 115–16

Navajo sand dunes, SW USA, 236, 242–3

Navajo Volcanic field, SW USA, 115–17

Nindiri caldera, Nicaragua, 87, 88, 90–2

Ontong-Java plateau, 135

Popigai Crater, Russia, 63–4

Porcupine River, Alaska, 308, 312

Pu'u 'O'o, Kilauea Volcano, Hawaii, 152, 311

Puchezh-Katunk Crater, Russia, 64–6

Ruapeu Volcano, New Zealand, 224

Ries Crater, Germany, 54–6

Rio Grande rift, New Mexico, 95, 97, 109, 112, 114, 117, 119

Salton Sea region, SW USA, 248

Salton Sea sand dunes, SW USA, 236–7, 249

San Pedro caldera, Nicaragua, 87, 89

Sand Mountain dunes, Nevada, 236, 241–2, 245, 247, 248

Santiago caldera, Nicaragua, 87, 89

Shiprock (volcanic neck) monument, New Mexico, 95, 116

Siberia shield, 182, 279–81, 289

Siberian traps, 135, 137

St. Anthony sand dunes, SW USA, 236, 244

Tsagaan Nuur, Mongolia, 334–7

Valles Caldera, New Mexico, 95, 97, 103, 104

Verkhoyansk Mountains, Russia, 279

Vredefort Impact Crater, Africa, 412

Wadi Mareef, Egypt, 298, 299

White Sands, SW USA, 236, 243

Winnemucca sand dunes, SW USA, 236, 242, 248

Yakutia, Siberia, 28, 279–81


Mars Missions

Mariner Missions, 5, 10, 244, 249, 250, 252, 297, 304

Mars Exploration Rover (MER) Mission, 8, 254–5, 290, 414, 426, 451

Spirit, 332

Opportunity, 2, 332–4, 402

Mars Express/European Space Agency (ESA) Mission, 4, 8, 127, 189, 197, 290, 343, 414, 426

Mars Global Surveyor (MGS) Mission, 2, 8, 127, 152, 212, 250, 252, 265, 290, 298–300, 426

Mars Odyssey Mission, 8, 212, 252, 290, 426

Mars Pathfinder Mission, 133, 251, 253, 306–7, 309

Viking Orbiter Mission, 1, 5, 10, 71–2, 151, 212, 250, 252–3, 292, 297


Martian Terrains

Adamas Labyrinthus region, 4

Alba Patera, 7, 10, 11, 25, 71

Acidalia Planitia, 28, 127, 154

Amazonis Planitia basin, 19, 23, 130, 154, 156–7, 159

Aonia Terra region, 12

Apollinaris Patera, 102

Ares Valles, 29, 279, 281–7, 291

Argyre Basin, 8

Arrhenius region, 154

Arsia Mons, 6, 15, 19, 23, 72–6, 130, 212, 219, 221

Ascraeus Mons, 71, 72, 80–4, 91

Athabasca Valles, 132, 307, 308

Baetis Mensa, 204

Candor Chasma, 179, 180, 184, 187, 189, 197–9, 204–5

Candor Mensa, 184, 186, 188, 192, 193, 206

Ceraunius Tholus, 25, 102

Cerberus Fossae, 131, 307

Cerberus plains, 127, 130–2, 154, 307

Ceti Mensa, 184, 186, 204, 206

Chryse Planitia, 12, 23, 127, 306–7

Coprates Chasma, 129, 179, 204, 379

Daedalia Planum, 212, 218, 221

Dorsa Argentea, 29

Elysium Mons, 23, 131

Elysium Region, 10–12, 19, 24, 28, 102, 127, 129, 131, 154

Ganges Chasma, 179, 190, 191, 204–6

Ganges Mensa, 184, 186, 195, 203

Gorgonum impact crater, Mars, 272–3

Gusev Crater, 252, 290, 332, 414

Hadriaca Patera, 11, 102

Hebes Chasma, 179, 186, 205

Hebes Mensa, 204–5

Hecates Tholus, 25

Hellas Basin, 3, 8, 11, 16, 23, 29

Hephaestus Fossae, 154

Hesperia Planum, 16

Highlands (Mars), 11, 20, 120, 127, 252, 297, 300, 407–8

Interior layered deposits (ILD), 178–207

Isidis Planitia, 8, 120, 154, 159

Ismenius Lacus, 338, 339

Juventae Chasma, 179, 186, 192, 195, 203–4

Kasei Valles, 10, 179, 282, 307–8, 314

Lowlands (Mars), 26, 252

Lunae Planum, 10

Ma'adim Vallis, 252

Marte Valles, 154

Mangala Vallis, 4, 307

Medusae Fossae Formation (MFF) outcrops, 127

Melas Chasma, 179, 184, 186, 192, 195, 204

Memnonia Fossae, 307

Memnonia region, Mars, 218, 338–9

Meridiani Sinus/Terra/Planum, 2, 290, 332–45, 410, 414

Nanedi Valles, 299–300, 302

Nirgal Vallis, 24, 251, 253, 266, 298, 299, 302, 306

Olympus Mons, 6, 7, 11, 13, 29, 30, 71, 72, 79, 85, 86, 90–2, 154, 212

Ophir Chasma, 179, 180, 189, 198, 204

Pavonis Mons, 71–2, 76–80

Tantalus Fossae, 10

Terra Cimmeria, Mars, 272–4

Tharsis radial grabens/troughs/fractures, 21–3, 105–7, 133, 373, 377, 389–90

Tharsis radial wrinkle ridges, 21–3

Tharsis Montes, 6, 7, 11, 12, 22–23, 29, 71–92, 102, 178–80

Tharsis region, 10–12, 15, 22–3, 29, 105–7, 129, 225, 303, 307

Ulysses Patera, 74

Utopia Planitia, 4, 8, 15, 28, 29, 127, 154

Valles Marineris, 10, 21–3, 30, 129, 178–80, 202–6, 376–9

Vastitas Borealis Formation outcrops, 26


Meteorites

ALH84001 (Mars), 131, 401–2, 408–9

"Bounce" rock (Mars?), 401–2

Chassignites (Mars), 131, 401–2

Howardite, Eucrite, and Diogenite (HED) igneous (Vesta) meteorites, 400, 407–8

Lafayette (Nakhlite) meteorite (Mars), 131, 401–2, 410

Nakhlites (Mars), 131, 401–2, 410

Shergottites (Mars), 131, 401–2, 407–8


NASA analog projects

Apollo 17 Astronaut Integrated (AIM) Simulations, 436, 438

Desert Research and Technology Study (RATS) project, 434, 435, 438

Extreme Environments Mission Operations (NEEMO) project, 436, 438

Haughton (Crater)-Mars Project (HMP), 432, 438

Haughton (Crater) Remote Science Experiment (HoRSE) at HMP, 431–53

International Space Station (ISS), 437, 438

Mars Analog Research and Technology Experiment (MARTE), 437, 438

Mars Arctic Research Station (MDRS), 434, 438

Mobile Agents Project, 435, 438

NASA Oceanographic Analog Missions Project (NOAMA), 433, 438


Remote Sensing Instruments

Earth

Airborne Visible-Infrared Imaging Spectrometer (AVIRIS) instrument, 340

Modis/ASTER Airborne Simulator (MASTER) instrument, 340–5

Thermal Infrared Mapping Spectrometer (TIMS), 252, 340

Mars

Gamma Ray Spectrometer (GRS) instrument, 28, 59, 134, 417

High Resoluting Stereo Camera (HRSC) instrument, 72, 197

High Resolution Imaging Science Experiment (HiRISE) camera instrument, 4

Mars Observer Camera (MOC) instrument, 2, 25, 26, 30, 31, 71–2, 90–2, 186, 197, 212, 250, 265, 292, 299–300

Mars Observer Laser Altimeter (MOLA) instrument, 11, 19–26, 28–30, 90–2, 250, 299–300

Miniature Thermal Emission Spectrometer (mini-TES) MER rover instrument, 342–5

Mössbauer MER rover instrument, 414

Neutron Spectrometer instrument, 204, 281

Panoramic Camera (Pancam) instrument, 2, 332

Thermal Emission Imaging System (THEMIS) instrument, 28, 71–2, 90–2, 152, 186, 197, 212, 217, 254–5, 342–5

Thermal Emission Spectrometer (TES) instrument, 11, 217, 251, 254, 342–5

Viking Orbiter Camera Instruments, 1, 15, 60, 71–2, 212, 249, 250

Visible and Infrared Mineralogical Mapping Spectrometer (OMEGA) instrument, 197, 342–5, 414


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