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

Kirnis

Feature Name Kirnis
Clean Name Kirnis
Feature ID 15342
Target Ceres
Feature Type Crater, craters
Coordinate System Planetocentric, +East, 0 - 360
Control Network UNKNOWN
Northernmost Latitude 11.61 °
Southernmost Latitude -1.81 °
Easternmost Longitude 271.31 °
Westernmost Longitude 257.28 °
Diameter 115.00 km
Center Latitude 4.90 °
Center Longitude 264.30 °
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Continent Europe
Ethnic/Cultural
Group or Country
Lithuania
Quad -
Reference [174] - Guide to the Gods, by Marjorie Leach: ABC-CLIO, Santa Barbara, 1992.
Approval Status Adopted by IAU
Approval Date Jul 03, 2015
Origin Lithuanian spirit, guardian of cherry trees.
Last Updated Feb 09, 2016 1:37 PM

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