Gazetteer of Planetary Nomenclature
International Astronomical Union (IAU) Working Group for Planetary System Nomenclature (WGPSN)
Planetary Names: Lacus, lacūs: Lacus Excellentiae on Moon

Lacus Excellentiae

Feature Name Lacus Excellentiae
Clean Name Lacus Excellentiae
Feature ID 3206
Target Moon
Feature Type Lacus, lacūs
Coordinate System Planetographic, +East, -180 - 180
Control Network
Northernmost Latitude -32.46 °
Southernmost Latitude -38.76 °
Easternmost Longitude -40.38 °
Westernmost Longitude -46.13 °
Diameter 197.74 km
Center Latitude -35.65 °
Center Longitude -43.58 °
Northernmost Latitude -32.8 °
Southernmost Latitude -38.4 °
Easternmost Longitude -42.6 °
Westernmost Longitude -45.2 °
Diameter 184 km
Center Latitude -35.4 °
Center Longitude -44 °
Northernmost Latitude -32.46 °
Southernmost Latitude -38.76 °
Easternmost Longitude -40.38 °
Westernmost Longitude -46.13 °
Diameter 197.74 km
Center Latitude -35.65 °
Center Longitude -43.58 °
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Continent Europe
Ethnic/Cultural
Group or Country
Latin
Quad LAC-110 [pdf]
Reference -
Approval Status Adopted by IAU
Approval Date 1976
Origin "Lake of Excellence."
Last Updated Oct 18, 2010 12:00:00 PM