Hartwig (Martian crater)

Summary

Hartwig
Hartwig crater 084A05.jpg
Viking 1 image with Hartwig at bottom
PlanetMars
Coordinates39°S 16°W / 39°S 16°W / -39; -16Coordinates: 39°S 16°W / 39°S 16°W / -39; -16
QuadrangleArgyre quadrangle
Diameter105 km
EponymErnst Hartwig, a German astronomer (1851-1923)

Hartwig is an impact crater in the Argyre quadrangle of Mars, located at 39° south latitude and 16° west longitude. It is 105 km in diameter and was named after Ernst Hartwig, a German astronomer (1851–1923).[1]

Hartwig is located southwest of Vogel crater.

See also

References

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