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Larger version of Aristoteles by Legault, rotated 90  at  pole_m.jpg
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A beautiful ring mountain 87 km in diameter in Section 5  (NE quadrant) has internal terracing. There is a group of small cenral peaks on its floor. Outside radial structure is clearly visible in the ejecta blanket. Aristoteles is one of a prominent pair with the crater Eudoxus in Section 13.
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