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Gazetteer of Planetary Nomenclature

Basic Info

Feature Name Cleomedes
Clean Name Cleomedes
Feature ID 1239
Target Moon
Feature Type Crater, craters


Coordinate System Planetographic, +East, -180 - 180
Northmost Latitude 29.76 °
Southmost Latitude 25.44 °
Eastmost Longitude 57.93 °
Westmost Longitude 53.07 °
Diameter 130.77 km
Center Latitude 27.60 °
Center Longitude 55.50 °
Northmost Latitude 29.61 °
Southmost Latitude 25.30 °
Eastmost Longitude 57.94 °
Westmost Longitude 53.08 °
Diameter 130.77 km
Center Latitude 27.46 °
Center Longitude 55.51 °
Northmost Latitude 27.80 °
Southmost Latitude 27.60 °
Eastmost Longitude 58.40 °
Westmost Longitude 53.50 °
Diameter 125.00 km
Center Latitude 27.70 °
Center Longitude 56.00 °
Quad LAC-44 [pdf]

Status and Origin

Approval Status Adopted by IAU
Approval Date 1935
Continent Europe
Ethnicity Greek
Origin Greek astronomer (unkn-c. 50 B.C.).
Reference [66] - Named Lunar Formations, by Mary A. Blagg and K. Müller: Percy Lund, Humphries and Co. Ltd., London, 1935.
Updated Oct 18, 2010 12:00 PM
Satellite Feature(s) Cleomedes E
Cleomedes S
Cleomedes A
Cleomedes B
Cleomedes C
Cleomedes D
Cleomedes F
Cleomedes G
Cleomedes H
Cleomedes J
Cleomedes L
Cleomedes M
Cleomedes N
Cleomedes P
Cleomedes Q
Cleomedes R
Cleomedes T

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