August 2016 Calendar Image
The 2016 calendar showcases twelve of our team’s favorite Pictometry images out of more than 28 million captured in the 2014-2015 image season. The August 2016 image brings us to Nevada.
Tonopah Dunes Off-road Vehicle Park in Nevada features crescentic dunes, the most common form of dunes on both Earth and Mars.
Generally, this type of dune is wider than it is long with the slip face along its concave edge. These dunes form by winds blowing from one direction. (Image coordinates: 38.240088, -117.323452)