Gazetteer of Planetary Nomenclature
International Astronomical Union (IAU) Working Group for Planetary System Nomenclature (WGPSN)
Planetary Names: Satellite Feature: Pythagoras W on Moon

Pythagoras W

Feature Name Pythagoras W
Clean Name Pythagoras W
Feature ID 12398
Target Moon
Feature Type Satellite Feature
Coordinate System Planetographic, +East, -180 - 180
Control Network
Northernmost Latitude 63.28 °
Southernmost Latitude 63.14 °
Easternmost Longitude -49.20 °
Westernmost Longitude -49.50 °
Diameter 4.11 km
Center Latitude 63.21 °
Center Longitude -49.35 °
Northernmost Latitude 63.27 °
Southernmost Latitude 63.13 °
Easternmost Longitude -49.19 °
Westernmost Longitude -49.49 °
Diameter 4.11 km
Center Latitude 63.20 °
Center Longitude -49.34 °
Northernmost Latitude 63.10 °
Southernmost Latitude 63.10 °
Easternmost Longitude -48.90 °
Westernmost Longitude -48.90 °
Diameter 4.00 km
Center Latitude 63.10 °
Center Longitude -48.90 °
Continent Europe
Ethnic/Cultural
Group or Country
Greek
Quad LAC-11 [pdf]
Reference [66] - Named Lunar Formations, by Mary A. Blagg and K. M├╝ller: Percy Lund, Humphries and Co. Ltd., London, 1935.
Approval Status Adopted by IAU
Approval Date 2006
Origin Of Samos; Greek philosopher, mathematician (unkn-fl. c. 532 B.C.).
Last Updated Oct 18, 2010 12:00 PM
Parent Feature Pythagoras

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