Bond (crater)

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Bond (crater)
Map showing location of Bond crater
Coordinates33°12′S 36°00′W / 33.2°S 36°W / -33.2; -36Coordinates: 33°12′S 36°00′W / 33.2°S 36°W / -33.2; -36
Diameter105 km
EponymGeorge P. Bond, an American astronomer (1825-1865)

Bond is a crater in the Argyre quadrangle on Mars, located at 33.2° south latitude and 36° west longitude. It is 105 km in diameter and was named after George P. Bond, an American astronomer (1825–1865).[1][2]

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  1. ^ "Gazetteer of Planetary Nomenclature | Bond". International Astronomical Union. Retrieved 4 March 2015.
  2. ^ Schmadel 2012, p. 115.

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