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

Eddington

Feature Name Eddington
Clean Name Eddington
Feature ID 1719
Target Moon
Feature Type Crater, craters
Coordinate System Planetographic, +East, -180 - 180
Control Network
Northernmost Latitude 23.48 °
Southernmost Latitude 19.52 °
Easternmost Longitude -69.89 °
Westernmost Longitude -74.15 °
Diameter 120.13 km
Center Latitude 21.5 °
Center Longitude -72.02 °
Northernmost Latitude 23.46 °
Southernmost Latitude 19.5 °
Easternmost Longitude -69.81 °
Westernmost Longitude -74.07 °
Diameter 120.13 km
Center Latitude 21.48 °
Center Longitude -71.94 °
Northernmost Latitude 21.6 °
Southernmost Latitude 21 °
Easternmost Longitude -69.9 °
Westernmost Longitude -74.5 °
Diameter 118 km
Center Latitude 21.3 °
Center Longitude -72.2 °
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Continent Europe
Ethnic/Cultural
Group or Country
Great Britain
Quad LAC-37 [pdf]
Reference [68] - World Who's Who in Science, edited by Allen G. Debus: Western Publishing Company, Hannibal, Mo., 1968: New York, 1973.
Approval Status Adopted by IAU
Approval Date 1964
Origin Sir Arthur Stanley; British astrophysicist, mathematician (1882-1944).
Last Updated Oct 18, 2010 12:00:00 PM
Satellite Feature(s) Eddington P

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