Kaiser (crater)

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Kaiser Crater.JPG
Kaiser Crater (large crater in upper part of image)context for THEMIS image.
Planet Mars
Coordinates 46°36′S 340°54′W / 46.6°S 340.9°W / -46.6; -340.9Coordinates: 46°36′S 340°54′W / 46.6°S 340.9°W / -46.6; -340.9
Eponym Frederik Kaiser

Kaiser Crater is a crater in the Noachis quadrangle of Mars, located at 46.6° S and 340.9° W. It is 207 km wide and was named after Frederik Kaiser, a Dutch astronomer (1808–1872).[1]


  1. ^ Blue, Jennifer. "Kaiser (crater)". Gazetteer of Planetary Nomenclature. USGS Astrogeology Research Program.

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