Bond (crater)

Summary

Bond (crater)
Mapbondcrater.jpg
Map showing location of Bond crater
PlanetMars
Coordinates33°12′S 36°00′W / 33.2°S 36°W / -33.2; -36Coordinates: 33°12′S 36°00′W / 33.2°S 36°W / -33.2; -36
QuadrangleArgyre quadrangle
Diameter105 km
EponymGeorge P. Bond, an American astronomer (1825-1865)

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]

See also

References

  1. ^ "Gazetteer of Planetary Nomenclature | Bond". usgs.gov. International Astronomical Union. Retrieved 4 March 2015.
  2. ^ Schmadel 2012, p. 115.

Further reading

  • Schmadel, Lutz D. (2012). Dictionary of Minor Planet Names. Springer Science & Business Media. ISBN 978-3642297182.