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Gazetteer of Planetary Nomenclature

Basic Info

Feature Name Joule
Clean Name Joule
Feature ID 2848
Target Moon
Feature Type Crater, craters


Coordinate System Planetographic, +East, -180 - 180
Northmost Latitude 28.76 °
Southmost Latitude 25.54 °
Eastmost Longitude -142.33 °
Westmost Longitude -145.94 °
Diameter 97.52 km
Center Latitude 27.15 °
Center Longitude -144.14 °
Northmost Latitude 28.77 °
Southmost Latitude 25.56 °
Eastmost Longitude -142.35 °
Westmost Longitude -145.96 °
Diameter 97.52 km
Center Latitude 27.17 °
Center Longitude -144.16 °
Northmost Latitude 27.30 °
Southmost Latitude 27.30 °
Eastmost Longitude -144.20 °
Westmost Longitude -144.20 °
Diameter 96.00 km
Center Latitude 27.30 °
Center Longitude -144.20 °
Quad LAC-52 [pdf]

Status and Origin

Approval Status Adopted by IAU
Approval Date 1970
Continent Europe
Ethnicity Great Britain
Origin James Prescott; British physicist (1818-1889).
Reference [75] - Webster's Biographical Dictionary: G. and C. Merriam Company, Springfield, Mass., 1974 (and other editions).
Updated Oct 18, 2010 12:00 PM
Satellite Feature(s) Joule K
Joule L
Joule T

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