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

Mare Orientale

Feature Name Mare Orientale
Clean Name Mare Orientale
Feature ID 3685
Target Moon
Feature Type Mare, maria
Coordinate System Planetographic, +East, -180 - 180
Control Network
Northernmost Latitude -15.23 °
Southernmost Latitude -24.39 °
Easternmost Longitude -89.74 °
Westernmost Longitude -99.96 °
Diameter 294.15 km
Center Latitude -19.87 °
Center Longitude -94.67 °
Northernmost Latitude -15.23 °
Southernmost Latitude -24.39 °
Easternmost Longitude -89.74 °
Westernmost Longitude -99.85 °
Diameter 294.15 km
Center Latitude -19.87 °
Center Longitude -94.67 °
Northernmost Latitude -13.80 °
Southernmost Latitude -25.00 °
Easternmost Longitude -92.50 °
Westernmost Longitude -93.10 °
Diameter 327.00 km
Center Latitude -19.40 °
Center Longitude -92.80 °
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Continent Europe
Ethnic/Cultural
Group or Country
Latin
Quad LAC-108 [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 1964
Origin "Eastern sea."
Last Updated Oct 18, 2010 12:00 PM