Florensky (crater)

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Florensky (crater)
Coordinates 25°18′N 131°30′E / 25.3°N 131.5°E / 25.3; 131.5Coordinates: 25°18′N 131°30′E / 25.3°N 131.5°E / 25.3; 131.5
Diameter 71 km
Depth Unknown
Colongitude 229° at sunrise
Eponym Kirill P. Florensky

Florensky is a lunar crater that is attached to the northeastern rim of the larger crater Vernadskiy. It is located on the far side of the Moon and cannot be directly seen from the Earth. The rim of this crater has been heavily eroded and it forms an irregular ring about the uneven interior. This crater was previously identified as Vernadskiy B before being assigned a name by the IAU.

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