Gazetteer of Planetary Nomenclature
International Astronomical Union (IAU) Working Group for Planetary System Nomenclature (WGPSN)
Planetary Names: Regio, regiones: Lowell Regio on Pluto

Lowell Regio

Feature Name Lowell Regio
Clean Name Lowell Regio
Feature ID 15838
Target Pluto
Feature Type Regio, regiones
Coordinate System Planetocentric, +East, 0 - 360
Control Network Pluto
Northernmost Latitude 90.00 °
Southernmost Latitude 55.00 °
Easternmost Longitude 360.00 °
Westernmost Longitude
Diameter 1215.00 km
Center Latitude 86.00 °
Center Longitude 338.00 °
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Continent North America
Group or Country
United States
Quad -
Reference [68] - World Who's Who in Science, edited by Allen G. Debus: Western Publishing Company, Hannibal, Mo., 1968: New York, 1973.
Approval Status Adopted by IAU
Approval Date May 30, 2019
Origin Percival; American astronomer who in 1906-1916 undertook extensive searches of transneptunian planets (1855-1916).
Last Updated May 31, 2019 4:20 PM