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Gazetteer of Planetary Nomenclature

Basic Info

Feature Name Taruntius H
Clean Name Taruntius H
Feature ID 13407
Target Moon
Feature Type Satellite Feature


Coordinate System Planetographic, +East, -180 - 180
Northmost Latitude 0.47 °
Southmost Latitude 0.19 °
Eastmost Longitude 50.02 °
Westmost Longitude 49.73 °
Diameter 8.59 km
Center Latitude 0.33 °
Center Longitude 49.88 °
Northmost Latitude 0.48 °
Southmost Latitude 0.19 °
Eastmost Longitude 50.01 °
Westmost Longitude 49.73 °
Diameter 8.59 km
Center Latitude 0.34 °
Center Longitude 49.87 °
Northmost Latitude 0.30 °
Southmost Latitude 0.30 °
Eastmost Longitude 49.90 °
Westmost Longitude 49.90 °
Diameter 8.00 km
Center Latitude 0.30 °
Center Longitude 49.90 °
Quad LAC-61 [pdf]

Status and Origin

Approval Status Adopted by IAU
Approval Date 2006
Continent Europe
Culture Roman
Origin Firmanus, Lucius; Roman philosopher (unkn-fl. 86 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
Parent Feature Taruntius

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