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

La Pérouse

Feature Name La Pérouse
Clean Name La Perouse
Feature ID 3189
Target Moon
Feature Type Crater, craters
Coordinate System Planetographic, +East, -180 - 180
Control Network
Northernmost Latitude -9.34 °
Southernmost Latitude -11.99 °
Easternmost Longitude 77.63 °
Westernmost Longitude 74.93 °
Diameter 80.40 km
Center Latitude -10.67 °
Center Longitude 76.28 °
Northernmost Latitude -9.32 °
Southernmost Latitude -11.97 °
Easternmost Longitude 77.59 °
Westernmost Longitude 74.89 °
Diameter 80.40 km
Center Latitude -10.64 °
Center Longitude 76.24 °
Northernmost Latitude -10.70 °
Southernmost Latitude -10.70 °
Easternmost Longitude 76.30 °
Westernmost Longitude 76.30 °
Diameter 77.00 km
Center Latitude -10.70 °
Center Longitude 76.30 °
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Continent Europe
Ethnic/Cultural
Group or Country
France
Quad LAC-81 [pdf]
Reference [68] - World Who's Who in Science, edited by Allen G. Debus: Western Publishing Company, Hannibal, Mo., 1968: New York, 1973.
Approval Status Adopted by IAU
Approval Date 1935
Origin Jean Francois de Galoup, Comte De La Pérouse; French explorer (1741-1788).
Last Updated Oct 18, 2010 12:00 PM
Satellite Feature(s) La Pérouse D
La Pérouse A
La Pérouse E

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