Crater Wall Flow-Like Features (Moon, Asteroids)

  • Tamás BörzsönyiEmail author
  • Henrik Hargitai
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Flow-like topographic or albedo features formed on steep slopes of inner crater walls on airless bodies (Bart 2007) (e.g., Fig. 1).


Shear Rate Rock Avalanche Slope Movement Crater Wall Mass Wasting 
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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Institute for Solid State Physics and OpticsWigner Research Centre for PhysicsBudapestHungary
  2. 2.Planetary Science Research GroupEötvös Loránd University, Institute of Geography and Earth SciencesBudapestHungary