Perhaps these are a bungled attempt at creating 3D-trees, or rows of wheat, like in the movie Prometheus. lol Or maybe they are just Ventifacts; rocks that has been abraded, pitted, etched, grooved, or polished by wind-driven sand or ice crystals. On a planet with Shamals circumnavigating the globe.
Why does my image appear grainy like this? It looks different in SE and in Windows Photo Viewer
"Space is big. Really big. You just won't believe how vastly, hugely, mind-bogglingly big it is. I mean, you may think it's a long way down the road to the chemist, but that's just peanuts to space." - Douglas Adams
Custom Gas Giant textures. This time it finally has 5 different layers of clouds, moving at different speeds (the closer they are to the equator, the faster they go). You may ignore the brightly lit satellites surrounding the planet, that'll be tweaked alot more soon,