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Gazetteer of Planetary Nomenclature

Basic Info

Feature Name Spudis
Clean Name Spudis
Feature ID 16007
Target Moon
Feature Type Crater, craters


LOLA 2011
Coordinate System Planetographic, +East, -180 - 180
Northmost Latitude -89.30 °
Southmost Latitude -89.73 °
Eastmost Longitude -65.09 °
Westmost Longitude -107.79 °
Diameter 13.00 km
Center Latitude -89.51 °
Center Longitude -84.61 °
Quad LAC-144 [pdf]

Status and Origin

Approval Status Adopted by IAU
Approval Date Sep 30, 2021
Continent North America
Ethnicity United States
Origin Paul D.; American planetary geologist (1952-2018).
Reference [625] - In Memoriam: Dr. Paul D. Spudis, 1952–2018:
Updated Jun 01, 2023 8:37 PM

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