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

Pulfrich

Feature Name Pulfrich
Clean Name Pulfrich
Feature ID 15925
Target Pluto
Feature Type Crater, craters
Coordinate System Planetocentric, +East, 0 - 360
Control Network UNKNOWN
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Continent Europe
Ethnic/Cultural
Group or Country
Germany
Quad -
Reference [581] - Discovering Pluto: Exploration at the Edge of the Solar System, by Dale Cruikshank and William Sheehan: University of Arizona Press, Tucson, 2018.
Approval Status Adopted by IAU
Approval Date Aug 05, 2020
Origin Carl; German physicist, inventor of the blink comparator which Clyde Tombaugh used for discovery of Pluto (1858-1927).
Last Updated Aug 10, 2020 8:05 PM