Viewers have said the right hand of the being appears normal, and the head could be of Christ, but instead of a left arm there is a wing.
But instead of legs, there appears to be a four-legged beast below.
A promotional blurb for the video said: “This figure is large similar to The Nazca Lines here Earth.
“Could be the representation of an angel or St Michael the Archangel on Mars?
The Nazca Lines are several ancient geoglyphs in the Nazca Desert of southern Peru which were designated a UNESCO World Heritage Site in 1994.
But so far viewers have yet to be convinced the discovery on Google Mars is evidence of some form of divine intervention on the Red Planet.
Lee Dwyer said: “Clearly edited picture with stitch shape! I could say it is a dancing plucked chicken or a bat figure.
“It is a known phenomenon that humans see patterns and faces as a survival mechanism.
“Could be the representation of an angel or St Michael the Archangel on Mars? Or it could be the figure of a winged centaur?”
Pareidolia is a phenomenon whereby the brain tricks the eyes into seeing familiar objects or shapes in textures such as rock surfaces or patterns.
But Scott C Waring, a UFO hunter with an interest in other paranormal events, was convinced it was a significant find.
He said: “This in an Angel on Mars, drawn into the surface and it stands out at a great distance away.
“This is a beautiful discovery by Luxor2012ufo of Youtube. Are angels real? Probably, alien or godlike – both are correct actually since such power or intelligence is seen as holy.
“Look, any species can manipulate their own genes and DNA to become greater, just as human have begun to do, but to have wings…wow! Perhaps one day, we too will make it that far.”
He claimed angels have been found before in outer space.
He said: “For example, an astronaut found a stone carving of an angel and brought it back to Earth.
“Scientists showed it to the press, just before NASA forced the press to delete its info, due to the scientists releasing without permission.”