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Gazetteer of Planetary Nomenclature


Basic Info

Feature Name Fingal
Clean Name Fingal
Feature ID 1956
Target Ida
Feature Type Crater, craters


Coordinate System Planetocentric, +East, 0 - 360
Northmost Latitude -13.20 °
Southmost Latitude -13.20 °
Eastmost Longitude 39.90 °
Westmost Longitude 39.90 °
Diameter 1.50 km
Center Latitude -13.20 °
Center Longitude 39.90 °
Quad -

Status and Origin

Approval Status Adopted by IAU
Approval Date 1997
Continent Europe
Culture Scotland
Origin Cave in the Hebrides.
Reference [55] - Webster's New Geographical Dictionary: G. and C. Merriam Co., Springfield, Mass., 1972, 1977.
Updated Oct 01, 2006 3:30 PM

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