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Gazetteer of Planetary Nomenclature

Baffin Sinus

Basic Info

Feature Name Baffin Sinus
Clean Name Baffin Sinus
Feature ID 15708
Target Titan
Feature Type Sinus, sinūs

Location


UNKNOWN
Coordinate System Planetographic, +West, 0 - 360
Northmost Latitude 81.10 °
Southmost Latitude 79.45 °
Eastmost Longitude 337.59 °
Westmost Longitude 352.15 °
Diameter 110.00 km
Center Latitude 80.35 °
Center Longitude 344.62 °
Quad -

Status and Origin

Approval Status Adopted by IAU
Approval Date Jan 09, 2018
Continent North America
Culture Canada
Origin Bay in Canada.
Reference [349] - National Geospatial-Intelligence Agency GEOnet Names Server (GNS). https://geonames.nga.mil/gns/html/index.html
Updated Jan 10, 2018 11:39 AM

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