Official websites use .gov
A .gov website belongs to an official government organization in the United States.

Secure .gov websites use HTTPS
A lock ( ) or https:// means you’ve safely connected to the .gov website. Share sensitive information only on official, secure websites.

Gazetteer of Planetary Nomenclature

Uchinoura Regio

Basic Info

Feature Name Uchinoura Regio
Clean Name Uchinoura Regio
Feature ID 14172
Target Itokawa
Feature Type Regio, regiones


Coordinate System Planetocentric, +East, 0 - 360
Northmost Latitude 40.00 °
Southmost Latitude 40.00 °
Eastmost Longitude 90.00 °
Westmost Longitude 90.00 °
Diameter 0.07 km
Center Latitude 40.00 °
Center Longitude 90.00 °
Quad -

Status and Origin

Approval Status Adopted by IAU
Approval Date 2006
Continent Asia
Culture Japan
Origin Town in Japan, launch site of the Hayabusa spacecraft.
Reference [74] - The Times Atlas of the World, Comprehensive Edition: The Times of London in collaboration with John Bartholomew and Son Ltd., Edinburgh, 1971 (and other editions).
Updated Oct 01, 2006 3:30 PM

PDF Maps of Itokawa