Friday, August 13, 2010

Milna Crater

From the USGS Astrogeology Science Center:

The name Milna has been approved for the Martian crater located at 23.46S, 12.31W. For more information, see the list of Martian crater names and the map of MC-19 in the Gazetteer of Planetary Nomenclature.

Note: Milna Crater is located on the boundary between Meridiani Planum to the north and Noachis Terra to the south. The closest named feature to this crater is Jones Crater, to the northwest. Milna Crater is named after the town of Milna, Croatia.

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