Achita (crater)

Summary

Achita
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Achita Crater
LocationCeres
Coordinates25°49′N 65°58′E / 25.82°N 65.96°E / 25.82; 65.96Coordinates: 25°49′N 65°58′E / 25.82°N 65.96°E / 25.82; 65.96[1]
Diameter40 kilometres (25 mi)
NamingAfter the Nigerian god of agriculture

Achita is a large crater on Ceres.

The crater is named after Achita, a Nigerian god of agriculture.

References

  1. ^ Staff (6 July 2015). "Planetary Names: Crater, craters: Achita on Ceres". USGS. Retrieved 23 August 2017.