Adams (Martian crater)
Western side of Adams Crater, as seen by CTX camera (on Mars Reconnaissance Orbiter).
|Eponym||Walter Sydney Adams|
Adams Crater is an impact crater in the Cebrenia quadrangle of Mars, located at 31.1°N latitude and 163.0°E longitude. It is 94.9 km in diameter. It was named after Walter Sydney Adams, and the name was approved in 1973 by the International Astronomical Union (IAU) Working Group for Planetary System Nomenclature (WGPSN).