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Gazetteer of Planetary Nomenclature


Basic Info

Feature Name Choukoutien
Clean Name Choukoutien
Feature ID 1199
Target Ida
Feature Type Crater, craters


Coordinate System Planetocentric, +East, 0 - 360
Northmost Latitude 12.80 °
Southmost Latitude 12.80 °
Eastmost Longitude 23.60 °
Westmost Longitude 23.60 °
Diameter 1.10 km
Center Latitude 12.80 °
Center Longitude 23.60 °
Quad -

Status and Origin

Approval Status Adopted by IAU
Approval Date 1997
Continent Asia
Culture China
Origin Site where Peking Man was discovered.
Reference [55] - Webster's New Geographical Dictionary: G. and C. Merriam Co., Springfield, Mass., 1972, 1977.
Updated Oct 01, 2006 3:30 PM

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