Gazetteer of Planetary Nomenclature
International Astronomical Union (IAU) Working Group for Planetary System Nomenclature (WGPSN)
Planetary Names: Mare, maria: Mare Crisium on Moon

Mare Crisium

Feature Name Mare Crisium
Clean Name Mare Crisium
Feature ID 3671
Target Moon
Feature Type Mare, maria
Coordinate System Planetographic, +East, -180 - 180
Control Network
Northernmost Latitude 24.53 °
Southernmost Latitude 9.69 °
Easternmost Longitude 68.53 °
Westernmost Longitude 49.51 °
Diameter 555.92 km
Center Latitude 16.18 °
Center Longitude 59.10 °
Northernmost Latitude 17.40 °
Southernmost Latitude 16.50 °
Easternmost Longitude 68.20 °
Westernmost Longitude 50.00 °
Diameter 418.00 km
Center Latitude 17.00 °
Center Longitude 59.10 °
Northernmost Latitude 24.53 °
Southernmost Latitude 9.69 °
Easternmost Longitude 68.62 °
Westernmost Longitude 49.59 °
Diameter 555.92 km
Center Latitude 16.18 °
Center Longitude 59.10 °
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Continent Europe
Ethnic/Cultural
Group or Country
Latin
Quad LAC-44 [pdf]
Reference [66] - Named Lunar Formations, by Mary A. Blagg and K. Müller: Percy Lund, Humphries and Co. Ltd., London, 1935.
Approval Status Adopted by IAU
Approval Date 1935
Origin "Sea of Crises."
Last Updated Oct 18, 2010 12:00 PM