Gazetteer of Planetary Nomenclature
International Astronomical Union (IAU) Working Group for Planetary System Nomenclature (WGPSN)
Planetary Names: Crater, craters: Dalton on Moon

Dalton

Feature Name Dalton
Clean Name Dalton
Feature ID 1392
Target Moon
Feature Type Crater, craters
Coordinate System Planetographic, +East, -180 - 180
Control Network
Northernmost Latitude 18.07 °
Southernmost Latitude 16.06 °
Easternmost Longitude -83.41 °
Westernmost Longitude -85.50 °
Diameter 60.69 km
Center Latitude 17.07 °
Center Longitude -84.45 °
Northernmost Latitude 18.05 °
Southernmost Latitude 16.05 °
Easternmost Longitude -83.36 °
Westernmost Longitude -85.45 °
Diameter 60.69 km
Center Latitude 17.05 °
Center Longitude -84.40 °
Northernmost Latitude 17.10 °
Southernmost Latitude 17.10 °
Easternmost Longitude -84.30 °
Westernmost Longitude -84.30 °
Diameter 60.00 km
Center Latitude 17.10 °
Center Longitude -84.30 °
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Continent Europe
Ethnic/Cultural
Group or Country
Great Britain
Quad LAC-37 [pdf]
Reference [67] - The System of Lunar Craters, Quadrants I, II, III, IV: by D. W. G. Arthur and others: Communications of the Lunar and Planetary Laboratory, vol. 2, no. 30, 1963: vol. 3, no. 40, 1964: vol. 3, no. 50, 1965: vol. 5, no. 70, 1966.
Approval Status Adopted by IAU
Approval Date 1964
Origin John; British chemist, physicist (1766-1844).
Last Updated Oct 18, 2010 12:00 PM

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