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


Feature Name Turquoise
Clean Name Turquoise
Feature ID 14978
Target Steins
Feature Type Crater, craters
Coordinate System Planetocentric, +East, 0 - 360
Control Network UNKNOWN
Northernmost Latitude -31.60 °
Southernmost Latitude -31.60 °
Easternmost Longitude 113.40 °
Westernmost Longitude 113.40 °
Diameter 0.47 km
Center Latitude -31.60 °
Center Longitude 113.40 °
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Continent -
Group or Country
Quad -
Reference [272] - The Nature Company Guides: Rocks and Fossils, by Arthur B. Busbey III, Robert R. Coenraads, Paul Willis, and David Roots: Time Life Books, Australia, 1996.
Approval Status Adopted by IAU
Approval Date May 09, 2012
Origin Opaque blue-to-green mineral of arid climates that has been used as a gemstone for thousands of years.
Last Updated May 09, 2012 11:36 AM