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

Aldrin

Feature Name Aldrin
Clean Name Aldrin
Feature ID 172
Target Moon
Feature Type Crater, craters
Coordinate System Planetographic, +East, -180 - 180
Control Network
Northernmost Latitude 1.45 °
Southernmost Latitude 1.36 °
Easternmost Longitude 22.14 °
Westernmost Longitude 22.04 °
Diameter 2.80 km
Center Latitude 1.41 °
Center Longitude 22.09 °
Northernmost Latitude 1.46 °
Southernmost Latitude 1.34 °
Easternmost Longitude 22.16 °
Westernmost Longitude 22.03 °
Diameter 3.88 km
Center Latitude 1.40 °
Center Longitude 22.10 °
Northernmost Latitude 1.40 °
Southernmost Latitude 1.40 °
Easternmost Longitude 22.10 °
Westernmost Longitude 22.10 °
Diameter 3.00 km
Center Latitude 1.40 °
Center Longitude 22.10 °
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Continent North America
Ethnic/Cultural
Group or Country
American
Quad LAC-60 [pdf]
Reference [59] - The New Encyclopaedia Britannica: Encyclopaedia Britannica Inc., Chicago, 1974, 1993.
Approval Status Adopted by IAU
Approval Date 1970
Origin Edwin Eugene, Jr. ("Buzz"); American astronaut (1930-Live).
Last Updated Oct 18, 2010 12:00 PM

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