Viking Orbiter 1 mosaic with Bonestell at center
Bonestell is an impact crater in the Northern hemisphere in the Mare Acidalium quadrangle of Mars, located at 42.37° North and 30.57° West. It is 42.4 km (26.3 mi) in diameter and was named after Chesley Bonestell, a famous American space artist (1888-1986), whose drawings inspired many young people to study sciences.
Bonestell crater, as seen by CTX camera (on MRO).
- Impact crater
- Impact event
- List of craters on Mars
- Mare Acidalium quadrangle
- Ore resources on Mars
- Planetary nomenclature
- Bonestell. Gazetteer of Planetary Nomenclature, retrieved June 19, 2011
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