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

Anderson

Feature Name Anderson
Clean Name Anderson
Feature ID 260
Target Moon
Feature Type Crater, craters
Coordinate System Planetographic, +East, -180 - 180
Control Network
Northernmost Latitude 17.24 °
Southernmost Latitude 13.76 °
Easternmost Longitude 172.60 °
Westernmost Longitude 168.99 °
Diameter 105.33 km
Center Latitude 15.50 °
Center Longitude 170.79 °
Northernmost Latitude 17.46 °
Southernmost Latitude 13.99 °
Easternmost Longitude 172.68 °
Westernmost Longitude 169.08 °
Diameter 105.33 km
Center Latitude 15.73 °
Center Longitude 170.88 °
Northernmost Latitude 15.90 °
Southernmost Latitude 15.70 °
Easternmost Longitude 172.90 °
Westernmost Longitude 169.30 °
Diameter 109.00 km
Center Latitude 15.80 °
Center Longitude 171.10 °
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Continent North America
Ethnic/Cultural
Group or Country
American
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Approval Status Adopted by IAU
Approval Date 1970
Origin John August; American astronomer (1876-1959).
Last Updated Oct 18, 2010 12:00 PM
Satellite Feature(s) Anderson E
Anderson F
Anderson L

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