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Gazetteer of Planetary Nomenclature

Basic Info

Feature Name Guang Han Gong
Clean Name Guang Han Gong
Feature ID 15415
Target Moon
Feature Type Landing site name


LOLA 2011
Coordinate System Planetographic, +East, -180 - 180
Northmost Latitude 44.12 °
Southmost Latitude 44.11 °
Eastmost Longitude -19.51 °
Westmost Longitude -19.52 °
Diameter 0.08 km
Center Latitude 44.12 °
Center Longitude -19.51 °
Quad LAC-24 [pdf]

Status and Origin

Approval Status Adopted by IAU
Approval Date Oct 05, 2015
Continent Asia
Culture China
Origin Moon palace where Chang-E and Yutu lived in Chinese mythology.
Reference [375] - Dictionary of Chinese Symbols: Hidden Symbols in Chinese Life and Thought, by Wolfram Eberhard: Routledge, 2006.
Updated Oct 05, 2015 12:23 PM

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