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

Mare Vaporum

Feature Name Mare Vaporum
Clean Name Mare Vaporum
Feature ID 3694
Target Moon
Feature Type Mare, maria
Coordinate System Planetographic, +East, -180 - 180
Control Network
Northernmost Latitude 16.91 °
Southernmost Latitude 9.39 °
Easternmost Longitude 8.73 °
Westernmost Longitude -0.41 °
Diameter 242.46 km
Center Latitude 13.20 °
Center Longitude 4.09 °
Northernmost Latitude 16.91 °
Southernmost Latitude 10.40 °
Easternmost Longitude 0.00 °
Westernmost Longitude
Diameter 242.46 km
Center Latitude 13.57 °
Center Longitude 3.69 °
Northernmost Latitude 13.40 °
Southernmost Latitude 13.10 °
Easternmost Longitude 0.00 °
Westernmost Longitude 0.00 °
Diameter 245.00 km
Center Latitude 13.30 °
Center Longitude 3.60 °
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Continent Europe
Ethnic/Cultural
Group or Country
Latin
Quad LAC-59 [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 Vapors."
Last Updated Oct 18, 2010 12:00 PM