Astronomy:Bond (crater)

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Bond (crater)
Bond crater Uzboi Vallis 574A14.jpg
Bond crater (bottom), Uzboi Vallis, and Martynov crater (top) (Viking Orbiter 1 image)
CoordinatesCoordinates: 33°12′S 36°00′W / 33.2°S 36°W / -33.2; -36
Diameter105 km

Bond is a crater in the Argyre quadrangle on Mars, located at 33.2° south latitude and 36° west longitude. It is 105 km in diameter and was named after George P. Bond, an American astronomer (1825–1865).[1][2]

Uzboi Vallis, an outflow channel is north of Bond, as is the crater Martynov. To the south is Hale.

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