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

Leonov

Feature Name Leonov
Clean Name Leonov
Feature ID 3352
Target Moon
Feature Type Crater, craters
Coordinate System Planetographic, +East, -180 - 180
Control Network
Northernmost Latitude 19.63 °
Southernmost Latitude 18.50 °
Easternmost Longitude 148.96 °
Westernmost Longitude 147.77 °
Diameter 34.04 km
Center Latitude 19.07 °
Center Longitude 148.36 °
Northernmost Latitude 19.47 °
Southernmost Latitude 18.43 °
Easternmost Longitude 148.72 °
Westernmost Longitude 147.62 °
Diameter 31.41 km
Center Latitude 18.95 °
Center Longitude 148.17 °
Northernmost Latitude 19.00 °
Southernmost Latitude 19.00 °
Easternmost Longitude 148.20 °
Westernmost Longitude 148.20 °
Diameter 33.00 km
Center Latitude 19.00 °
Center Longitude 148.20 °
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Continent Europe
Ethnic/Cultural
Group or Country
Soviet
Quad LAC-48 [pdf]
Reference [549] - Obituary for Aleksei Leonov: https://www.britannica.com/biography/Aleksei-Leonov
Approval Status Adopted by IAU
Approval Date 1970
Origin Aleksey Arkhipovich; Soviet cosmonaut (1934-2019).
Last Updated Dec 02, 2019 10:16 AM

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