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Baltisk (crater)

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Baltisk (crater)

Baltisk Crater
Baltisk Crater Floor,as seen by HiRISE. Scale bar is 1000 meters long. Dark dunes are visible at the bottom of image on the left.
Planet Mars
Diameter 52 km
Eponym Baltiysk, Russia

Baltisk Crater is a crater in the Argyre quadrangle of Mars. It is located at 42.7° South and 54.7° West, is 52 km in diameter, and was named after a town in Russia.[1]


  1. ^ Blue, Jennifer. "Baltisk (crater)". Gazetteer of Planetary Nomenclature. USGS Astrogeology Research Program.

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