2004
DOI: 10.1029/2004je002242
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Abstract: [1] Results from simulation modeling of crater degradation by fluvial and eolian processes are compared with size-frequency and depth of infilling statistics for the heavily cratered Sinus Sabaeus quadrangle of Mars. The fractional degree of infilling of craters greater than 10 km in diameter in this region is bimodal, with a small population of post-Noachian craters with little infilling, whereas most Noachian craters are strongly infilled. This pattern is most consistent with fluvial erosion of craters, bec…

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