Sharonov (Martian crater)
|Sharonov (Martian crater)|
|Diameter||100.0 km (62.1 mi)|
|Eponym||Vsevolod V. Sharonov; Russian astronomer (1901-1964)|
Sharonov is an impact crater in the Lunae Palus quadrangle of Mars, located at . It is 100.0 km (62.1 mi) in diameter and was named after Vsevolod V. Sharonov, a Russian astronomer (1901-1964). Sharonov is situated within the outflow channel system Kasei Valles, whose flows were divided into two main branches that bracket the crater.
Sharonov is in the upper center of this Viking orbiter view.
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