Astronomy:Secchi (Martian crater)

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Short description: Crater on Mars
Secchi
SecchiMartianCrater.jpg
Topographic map of Secchi crater
PlanetMars
RegionPromethei Terra
CoordinatesCoordinates: 58°18′S 258°06′W / 58.3°S 258.1°W / -58.3; -258.1
Diameter223 km

Secchi is a crater in the Hellas quadrangle of Mars, located at 58.3° south latitude and 258.1° west longitude. it is 223 km in diameter and was named after Angelo Secchi, an Italian astronomer (1818–1878).[1]

The smaller craters Tikhov and Wallace are located to the northeast of Secchi.

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