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


Feature Name Dyson
Clean Name Dyson
Feature ID 1685
Target Moon
Feature Type Crater, craters
Coordinate System Planetographic, +East, -180 - 180
Control Network
Northernmost Latitude 61.92 °
Southernmost Latitude 59.84 °
Easternmost Longitude -119.53 °
Westernmost Longitude -123.81 °
Diameter 63.14 km
Center Latitude 60.87 °
Center Longitude -121.71 °
Northernmost Latitude 61.95 °
Southernmost Latitude 59.86 °
Easternmost Longitude -119.57 °
Westernmost Longitude -123.85 °
Diameter 63.14 km
Center Latitude 60.9 °
Center Longitude -121.74 °
Northernmost Latitude 61.3 °
Southernmost Latitude 61.3 °
Easternmost Longitude -121.2 °
Westernmost Longitude -121.2 °
Diameter 63 km
Center Latitude 61.3 °
Center Longitude -121.2 °
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Continent Europe
Group or Country
Great Britain
Quad LAC-20 [pdf]
Reference [75] - Webster's Biographical Dictionary: G. and C. Merriam Company, Springfield, Mass., 1974 (and other editions).
Approval Status Adopted by IAU
Approval Date 1970
Origin Sir Frank Watson; British astronomer (1868-1939).
Last Updated Oct 18, 2010 12:00:00 PM
Satellite Feature(s) Dyson B
Dyson H
Dyson M
Dyson Q
Dyson X

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