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Gazetteer of Planetary Nomenclature

Basic Info

Feature Name Struve K
Clean Name Struve K
Feature ID 13326
Target Moon
Feature Type Satellite Feature


Coordinate System Planetographic, +East, -180 - 180
Northmost Latitude 23.57 °
Southmost Latitude 23.35 °
Eastmost Longitude -72.95 °
Westmost Longitude -73.19 °
Diameter 6.49 km
Center Latitude 23.46 °
Center Longitude -73.07 °
Northmost Latitude 23.56 °
Southmost Latitude 23.33 °
Eastmost Longitude -72.91 °
Westmost Longitude -73.16 °
Diameter 6.94 km
Center Latitude 23.44 °
Center Longitude -73.04 °
Northmost Latitude 23.50 °
Southmost Latitude 23.50 °
Eastmost Longitude -73.00 °
Westmost Longitude -73.00 °
Diameter 6.00 km
Center Latitude 23.50 °
Center Longitude -73.00 °
Quad LAC-37 [pdf]

Status and Origin

Approval Status Adopted by IAU
Approval Date 2006
Continent Europe
Culture Russia
Origin Otto Wilhelm von; German-born Russian astronomer (1819-1905); Otto; American astronomer (1897-1963); Friedrich Georg Wilhelm von; German-born Russian astronomer (1793-1864).
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 Struve

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