Persbo (crater)

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Persbo Crater
Persbo Crater Wall.JPG
Persbo Crater Wall, as seen by HiRISE. Scale bar is 500 meters long. Click on image to see details in rock layers in wall.
Planet Mars
Coordinates 8°32′N 203°14′W / 8.54°N 203.24°W / 8.54; -203.24Coordinates: 8°32′N 203°14′W / 8.54°N 203.24°W / 8.54; -203.24
Diameter 19.5 km
Eponym Persbo, Sweden

Persbo Crater is an impact crater in the Elysium quadrangle of Mars located at 8.54° N and 203.24° W. It is 19.5 km in diameter and was named after Persbo, Sweden.[1]

References[edit]

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