Utopia Planitia

Utopia Planitia is a large plain within Utopia – the largest impact basin (a circular depression caused by hypervelocity impact of a smaller body) in the solar system. It is the destination target of Viking 2 lander, the Tianwen-1 lander and the Zhurong rover. It is found to contain a large amount of underground ice, with its volume estimated to be equal to the volume of Lake Superior – the largest of the Great Lakes in North America.

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