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

Deslandres

Feature Name Deslandres
Clean Name Deslandres
Feature ID 1502
Target Moon
Feature Type Crater, craters
Coordinate System Planetographic, +East, -180 - 180
Control Network
Northernmost Latitude -28.82 °
Southernmost Latitude -36.30 °
Easternmost Longitude -1.09 °
Westernmost Longitude -9.96 °
Diameter 227.02 km
Center Latitude -32.55 °
Center Longitude -5.57 °
Northernmost Latitude -28.70 °
Southernmost Latitude -36.18 °
Easternmost Longitude -1.47 °
Westernmost Longitude -10.34 °
Diameter 227.02 km
Center Latitude -32.43 °
Center Longitude -5.95 °
Northernmost Latitude -32.70 °
Southernmost Latitude -32.90 °
Easternmost Longitude -0.40 °
Westernmost Longitude -9.10 °
Diameter 256.00 km
Center Latitude -33.10 °
Center Longitude -4.80 °
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Continent Europe
Ethnic/Cultural
Group or Country
France
Quad LAC-112 [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 1948
Origin Henri Alexandre; French astrophysicist (1853-1948).
Last Updated Oct 18, 2010 12:00 PM

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