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Gazetteer of Planetary Nomenclature

Basic Info

Feature Name Champollion
Clean Name Champollion
Feature ID 1131
Target Moon
Feature Type Crater, craters


Coordinate System Planetographic, +East, -180 - 180
Northmost Latitude 38.20 °
Southmost Latitude 36.58 °
Eastmost Longitude 176.05 °
Westmost Longitude 174.01 °
Diameter 48.97 km
Center Latitude 37.39 °
Center Longitude 175.03 °
Northmost Latitude 38.24 °
Southmost Latitude 36.63 °
Eastmost Longitude 175.97 °
Westmost Longitude 173.93 °
Diameter 48.97 km
Center Latitude 37.43 °
Center Longitude 174.95 °
Northmost Latitude 37.40 °
Southmost Latitude 37.40 °
Eastmost Longitude 175.20 °
Westmost Longitude 175.20 °
Diameter 58.00 km
Center Latitude 37.40 °
Center Longitude 175.20 °
Quad LAC-32 [pdf]

Status and Origin

Approval Status Adopted by IAU
Approval Date 1970
Continent Europe
Ethnicity France
Origin Jean-François; French Egyptologist (1790-1832).
Reference [75] - Webster's Biographical Dictionary: G. and C. Merriam Company, Springfield, Mass., 1974 (and other editions).
Updated Oct 18, 2010 12:00 PM
Satellite Feature(s) Champollion A
Champollion F
Champollion K
Champollion Y

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