Gazetteer of Planetary Nomenclature
International Astronomical Union (IAU) Working Group for Planetary System Nomenclature (WGPSN)
Planetary Names: Crater, craters: Bjerknes on Mars

Bjerknes

Feature Name Bjerknes
Clean Name Bjerknes
Feature ID 760
Target Mars
Feature Type Crater, craters
Coordinate System
Control Network
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Continent Europe
Ethnic/Cultural
Group or Country
Norway
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Reference [68] - World Who's Who in Science, edited by Allen G. Debus: Western Publishing Company, Hannibal, Mo., 1968: New York, 1973.
Approval Status Adopted by IAU
Approval Date 1973
Origin Vilhelm F.; Norwegian physicist (1862-1951).
Last Updated Nov 17, 2010 9:58 AM

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