Astronomy:Arkhangelsky (crater)

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Arkhangelsky
Arkhangelsky crater 084A01.jpg
PlanetMars
CoordinatesCoordinates: 41°24′S 24°48′W / 41.4°S 24.8°W / -41.4; -24.8
Diameter117 km (73 mi)

Arkhangelsky is a crater in the Argyre quadrangle of Mars, located at 41.4° S and 24.8° W. It is 117 km (73 mi) across and was named after the Russian geologist Andrey Arkhangelsky.[1]

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See also

  • List of craters on Mars: A-G

References

  1. International Astronomical Union (IAU) Working Group for Planetary System Nomenclature (WGPSN). "Arkhangelsky on Mars". Gazetteer of Planetary Nomenclature. US Geological Survey. https://planetarynames.wr.usgs.gov/Feature/384.