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Gazetteer of Planetary Nomenclature

Basic Info

Feature Name Reiner A
Clean Name Reiner A
Feature ID 12517
Target Moon
Feature Type Satellite Feature


Coordinate System Planetographic, +East, -180 - 180
Northmost Latitude 5.29 °
Southmost Latitude 4.97 °
Eastmost Longitude -51.35 °
Westmost Longitude -51.67 °
Diameter 9.87 km
Center Latitude 5.13 °
Center Longitude -51.51 °
Northmost Latitude 5.28 °
Southmost Latitude 4.95 °
Eastmost Longitude -51.34 °
Westmost Longitude -51.66 °
Diameter 9.87 km
Center Latitude 5.11 °
Center Longitude -51.50 °
Northmost Latitude 5.20 °
Southmost Latitude 5.20 °
Eastmost Longitude -51.40 °
Westmost Longitude -51.40 °
Diameter 10.00 km
Center Latitude 5.20 °
Center Longitude -51.40 °
Quad LAC-56 [pdf]

Status and Origin

Approval Status Adopted by IAU
Approval Date 2006
Continent Europe
Culture Italy
Origin Reinieri, Vincentio; Italian astronomer, mathematician (unkn-1648).
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
Parent Feature Reiner

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