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Name

TALEMZANE (MAADNA)

StatusProven
Country Algeria
CoordinatesLat. N 33°19' Long.E 4°02'
Diameter km 1.75
Age Ma or date <3.0
Synonyms daļat el Maadna, Daiet el Maadna
Remarks Local name of the depression, Maadna, has been proposed as a name for this simple crater. Talemzane is a well 15 km away from the crater. I think that sounds as a good idea, but name Talemzane is used so long time.
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References
Belhaļ 2012 Belhaļ D., Sahoui R. and Bertrand D., "New Studies About the Maadna Impact Crater (Talemzane, Algeria)", 43rd LPSC, abstact 1111 (2012)
Brady 1954 Brady L.F., Sky and Telescope, vol.13, p.297 (1954)
CoM 1985 Graham, Bevan and Hutchison, ''Catalogue of Meteorites'', 4th Edition, (1985).
Hodge 1994 Hodge, Paul W., ''Meteorite craters and impact structures of the Earth'', book, 122 pp, Cambridge University Press (1994)
Karpoff 1953 Karpoff R., Meteoritics, vol.1, p.31 (1953)
Lambert 1980 Lambert P. et al., Meteoritics, vol.15, p.157 (1980)
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