Gazetteer of Planetary Nomenclature
International Astronomical Union (IAU) Working Group for Planetary System Nomenclature (WGPSN)
Planetary Names: Sinus, sinūs: Sinus Viscositatis on Moon

Sinus Viscositatis

Feature Name Sinus Viscositatis
Clean Name Sinus Viscositatis
Feature ID 16118
Target Moon
Feature Type Sinus, sinūs
Coordinate System Planetographic, +East, -180 - 180
Control Network LOLA 2011
Northernmost Latitude 36.24 °
Southernmost Latitude 34.26 °
Easternmost Longitude 39.62 °
Westernmost Longitude 42.36 °
Diameter 68.00 km
Center Latitude 35.25 °
Center Longitude -40.99 °
Continent Europe
Group or Country
Quad LAC-23 [pdf]
Reference [664] - Guy Consolmagno, personal communication, 2022.
Approval Status Adopted by IAU
Approval Date Dec 30, 2022
Origin "Bay of Stickiness."
Last Updated Jan 04, 2023 4:32 PM

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