These images are maps of the surface of Mars, showing where the volcanos are located.
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Does Mars have a surface in Motion?
Unlike Earth, there is no continental drift on Mars today. The Martian surface does not seem to have changed or moved in billions of years.
- 1.) The surface of Mars shows craters at all latitudes and longitudes. Craters are wiped out when the surface of a planet moves. A surface which shows a lot of caters has not changed in a very long time.
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