Hussey (crater)

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Hussey Crater is an impact crater in the Phaethontis quadrangle on Mars at 53.8° S and 126.7° W. and is 99.0 km in diameter. Its name was approved in 1973, and it was named after William Hussey (astronomer).[1] Dunes are visible in the northern part of the crater floor. Pictures below show the dunes from a wide view and then eventually show greatly enlarged view with HiRISE.

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  1. "Gazetteer of Planetary Nomenclature | Hussey". International Astronomical Union. Retrieved 5 March 2015.<templatestyles src="Module:Citation/CS1/styles.css"></templatestyles>