Elysium Planitia

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An extensive plain on Mars some 3000 km across, centred at approximately +2° lat., 205°W long. Elysium Mons, a volcano 11 km high, lies in eastern Elysium, and Apollinaris Patera, a smaller volcano, lies in the southeast, where it is bordered by the cratered southern uplands of Mars.

Subjects: Astronomy and Astrophysics.

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