Graff (Martian crater)

Summary

Graff Crater
GraffMartianCrater.jpg
Location of Graff Crater.
PlanetMars
RegionAeolis quadrangle
Coordinates21°24′S 153°42′E / 21.4°S 153.7°E / -21.4; 153.7Coordinates: 21°24′S 153°42′E / 21.4°S 153.7°E / -21.4; 153.7
QuadrangleAeolis quadrangle
Diameter158 km
EponymKasimir Graff
Graff crater, as seen by CTX camera (on Mars Reconnaissance Orbiter).

Graff is an impact crater in the Aeolis quadrangle of Mars, located at 21.4°S latitude and 206.3°W longitude and is inside Terra Cimmeria. It is 158.0 km in diameter. It was named after German astronomer Kasimir Graff, and the name was approved in 1973.[1]

See also

References

  1. ^ "Gazetteer of Planetary Nomenclature | Graff". usgs.gov. International Astronomical Union. Retrieved 4 March 2015.