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Gazetteer of Planetary Nomenclature

Basic Info

Feature Name Piazzi Smyth B
Clean Name Piazzi Smyth B
Feature ID 11978
Target Moon
Feature Type Satellite Feature


Coordinate System Planetographic, +East, -180 - 180
Northmost Latitude 40.59 °
Southmost Latitude 40.47 °
Eastmost Longitude -3.29 °
Westmost Longitude -3.45 °
Diameter 3.66 km
Center Latitude 40.53 °
Center Longitude -3.37 °
Northmost Latitude 40.57 °
Southmost Latitude 40.45 °
Eastmost Longitude -3.31 °
Westmost Longitude -3.47 °
Diameter 3.66 km
Center Latitude 40.51 °
Center Longitude -3.39 °
Northmost Latitude 40.50 °
Southmost Latitude 40.50 °
Eastmost Longitude -3.40 °
Westmost Longitude -3.40 °
Diameter 4.00 km
Center Latitude 40.50 °
Center Longitude -3.40 °
Quad LAC-25 [pdf]

Status and Origin

Approval Status Adopted by IAU
Approval Date 2006
Continent Europe
Culture Italy
Origin Charles; Italian-born Scottish astronomer (1819-1900).
Reference [68] - World Who's Who in Science, edited by Allen G. Debus: Western Publishing Company, Hannibal, Mo., 1968: New York, 1973.
Updated Oct 18, 2010 12:00 PM
Parent Feature Piazzi Smyth

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