Tikhov (Martian crater)
Tikhov Crater, as seen by CTX camera (on Mars Reconnaissance Orbiter).
|Eponym||Gavriil Adrianovich Tikhov|
Tikhov is an impact crater in the Hellas quadrangle on Mars at 50.7°S and 105.8°E. It is 111.0 km in diameter. Its name was approved in 1973 by the International Astronomical Union (IAU) Working Group for Planetary System Nomenclature, and it was named after Russian astronomer Gavriil Adrianovich Tikhov.
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