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

Jahan

Feature Name Jahan
Clean Name Jahan
Feature ID 2786
Target Eros
Feature Type Crater, craters
Coordinate System Planetographic, +West, 0 - 360
Control Network UNKNOWN
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Continent Asia
Ethnic/Cultural
Group or Country
India
Quad -
Reference [59] - The New Encyclopaedia Britannica: Encyclopaedia Britannica Inc., Chicago, 1974, 1993.
Approval Status Adopted by IAU
Approval Date 2003
Origin Shah; Mogul emperor, built Taj Mahal in Agra, India for wife Mumtaz Mahal (1592-1666).
Last Updated Oct 01, 2006 3:30 PM