Large Craters

Some articles on large craters, crater, craters, large:

Borealis Quadrangle - Stratigraphy - Older Plains Materials
... It lies between large craters from about long 155° to long 190° W ... clusters of closely packed and overlapping large craters west of crater Gauguin and south and southeast of crater Mansart ... of the intercrater plains material is the high density of superposed craters 5 to 10 km in diameter, which are commonly shallow and elongate probably they are secondary craters derived from nearby large primary ...
Borealis Quadrangle - Stratigraphy - Crater Materials
... In the Borealis region, craters are mapped according to the fivefold classification proposed by McCauley and others (1981), which determines Mercurian crater ... Craters less than about 30 km (19 mi) in diameter are not mapped ... have central peaks and peak rings) are mapped as craters ...
Tolstoj Quadrangle - Stratigraphy - Older Plains Materials
... The rolling to hummocky plains that lie between large craters in the southeastern part of the quadrangle make up the oldest recognizable map unit, the intercrater plains material ... Guest, who noted their level to gently rolling appearance and their general lack of well-defined craters larger than about 50 km in diameter ... Malin showed the plains to contain highly eroded remnants of large craters and basins that are only very shallow circular depressions ...

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