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


Feature Name Hypatia
Clean Name Hypatia
Feature ID 2610
Target Moon
Feature Type Crater, craters
Coordinate System Planetographic, +East, -180 - 180
Control Network
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Continent Africa
Group or Country
Quad LAC-78 [pdf]
Reference [59] - The New Encyclopaedia Britannica: Encyclopaedia Britannica Inc., Chicago, 1974, 1993.
Approval Status Adopted by IAU
Approval Date 1935
Origin Hypatia of Alexandria; Egyptian mathematician and philosopher (c. 370-415).
Last Updated Oct 18, 2010 12:00 PM
Satellite Feature(s) Hypatia R
Hypatia A
Hypatia B
Hypatia C
Hypatia D
Hypatia E
Hypatia F
Hypatia G
Hypatia H
Hypatia M

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