- Henrik HargitaiAffiliated withPlanetary Science Research Group, Institute of Geography and Earth Sciences, Eötvös Loránd University Email author
- , Jarmo KorteniemiAffiliated withDepartment of Physical Sciences, University of Oulu
- , Serina DiniegaAffiliated withJet Propulsion Laboratory, California Institute of Technology
Lava: An elongate uplift of the congealing thin crust of a lava flow, up-buckled by laterally directed pressure and uncoupled from underlying structure and topography (Bryan 1973; Walker 1991; Neuendorf et al. 2005; Fig. 1) or
Ice: Pack ice crushed under pressures (e.g., by winds) into linear or sinuous conglomeration of ice fragments (Fig. 2). The submerged volume under a ridge is termed ice keel (WMO 1989); the rubble above the water line is called the sail (Timco et al. 2000).
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- Pressure Ridge
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- Encyclopedia of Planetary Landforms
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- 3. Planetary Science Research Group, Institute of Geography and Earth Sciences, Eötvös Loránd University, Budapest, Hungary
- 4. Department of Physical Sciences, University of Oulu, Oulu, Finland
- 5. Jet Propulsion Laboratory, California Institute of Technology, Pasadena, CA, USA
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