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

Gilbert

Feature Name Gilbert
Clean Name Gilbert
Feature ID 2159
Target Moon
Feature Type Crater, craters
Coordinate System Planetographic, +East, -180 - 180
Control Network
Northernmost Latitude -1.54 °
Southernmost Latitude -4.85 °
Easternmost Longitude 77.82 °
Westernmost Longitude 74.50 °
Diameter 100.25 km
Center Latitude -3.20 °
Center Longitude 76.16 °
Northernmost Latitude -1.56 °
Southernmost Latitude -4.87 °
Easternmost Longitude 77.78 °
Westernmost Longitude 74.47 °
Diameter 100.25 km
Center Latitude -3.22 °
Center Longitude 76.12 °
Northernmost Latitude -3.10 °
Southernmost Latitude -3.30 °
Easternmost Longitude 77.60 °
Westernmost Longitude 74.30 °
Diameter 112.00 km
Center Latitude -3.20 °
Center Longitude 76.00 °
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Continent North America
Ethnic/Cultural
Group or Country
American
Quad LAC-81 [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 1964
Origin Grove Karl; American geologist (1843-1918), William; English physician and physicist (1544-1603).
Last Updated Oct 18, 2010 12:00 PM
Satellite Feature(s) Gilbert P
Gilbert J
Gilbert K
Gilbert S
Gilbert V
Gilbert W

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