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

Liu Hui

Feature Name Liu Hui
Clean Name Liu Hui
Feature ID 15992
Target Moon
Feature Type Crater, craters
Coordinate System Planetographic, +East, -180 - 180
Control Network LOLA 2011
Northernmost Latitude 42.91 °
Southernmost Latitude 42.85 °
Easternmost Longitude -52.57 °
Westernmost Longitude -52.64 °
Diameter 1.50 km
Center Latitude 42.88 °
Center Longitude -52.61 °
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Continent Asia
Ethnic/Cultural
Group or Country
China
Quad -
Reference [621] - Origins of Chinese Science and Technology, compiled by Asiapac Editorial: ASIAPAC BOOKS PTE LTD, SINGAPORE, 2004.
Approval Status Adopted by IAU
Approval Date May 19, 2021
Origin Chinese mathematician during Wei kingdom (about 225-295).
Last Updated May 19, 2021 8:37 PM

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