This image shows the terrain of Europa.
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Image courtesy of NASA
Now let's move on to the fourth point. The geologic unit called "global linea" suggests a process called "sea floor spreading", or perhaps "pull apart features". In this process, the crust separates and spreads apart. On Earth, the lithosphere which separates and spreads apart is made of rock. On Europa, the lithosphere and crust are made of ice.
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