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Lunar Crater Named After Matthew Henson

The International Astronomical Union (IAU) has named a Lunar crater at the south pole of the moon after the Arctic explorer Matthew Henson. Key Points Matthew Henson was a Black man who was one of the first people who stand at the very top of the world, in 1909. Proposal to name the crater after ..




Lonar Crater

The Lonar crater is the only known impact crater in the world to have formed on basalt rock. and it is located in Buldana district in Maharashtra. The site was discovered by a Britisher, C. J. E. Alexander in 1823. Lonar crater is unique because it’s the world’s only high-velocity meteor crater in hard basalt. ..