Taytay (crater)

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Taytay Crater
Taytay Crater.jpg
Taytay Crater, as seen by HiRISE
PlanetMars
Coordinates37°00′N 19°39′W / 37°N 19.65°W / 37; -19.65Coordinates: 37°00′N 19°39′W / 37°N 19.65°W / 37; -19.65
QuadrangleMare Acidalium quadrangle
Diameter18.4 km (11.4 mi)
EponymTaytay Philippines

Taytay is an impact crater in the Oxia Palus quadrangle of Mars, located at .37° N and 19.65° W. It is 18.4 kilometres (11.4 mi) in diameter and was named after the town of Taytay, Palawan in the Philippines.[1]

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  1. ^ "Taytay (crater)". Gazetteer of Planetary Nomenclature. USGS Astrogeology Research Program.