Nansen (Martian crater)

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Nansen Crater is a crater in the Phaethontis quadrangle of Mars, located at 50.3°S latitude and 140.6°W longitude. It is 81.0 km in diameter and was named after Fridtjof Nansen, and the name was approved in 1967.[1] Small channels are visible in one of the pictures below.

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  1. "Gazetteer of Planetary Nomenclature | Nansen". International Astronomical Union. Retrieved 4 March 2015.<templatestyles src="Module:Citation/CS1/styles.css"></templatestyles>