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Merton Davies (1917-2001)

Murray, Bruce C. (2001) Merton Davies (1917-2001). Eos, 82 (46). p. 551. ISSN 0096-3941. doi:10.1029/01EO00323.

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Merton Davies passed away unexpectedly in April at age 83 due to complications from surgery. He will be remembered for establishing the prime meridian for essentially every solid planet in the solar system with the exception of Earth and Pluto. He was an AGU Fellow, and had been a member since 1970 (Planetary Sciences).

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Additional Information:© 2001 American Geophysical Union.
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Official Citation:Murray, B. C., and T. V. Johnson (2001), Merton Davies (1917–2001), Eos Trans. AGU, 82(46), 551–551, doi:10.1029/01EO00323
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