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

Marinus

Feature Name Marinus
Clean Name Marinus
Feature ID 3712
Target Moon
Feature Type Crater, craters
Coordinate System Planetographic, +East, -180 - 180
Control Network
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Continent Europe
Ethnic/Cultural
Group or Country
Greek
Quad LAC-115 [pdf]
Reference [66] - Named Lunar Formations, by Mary A. Blagg and K. M├╝ller: Percy Lund, Humphries and Co. Ltd., London, 1935.
Approval Status Adopted by IAU
Approval Date 1935
Origin Of Tyre; Greek geographer (unkn-c. 100).
Last Updated Oct 18, 2010 12:00 PM
Satellite Feature(s) Marinus R
Marinus A
Marinus B
Marinus C
Marinus D
Marinus E
Marinus F
Marinus G
Marinus H
Marinus J
Marinus M
Marinus N

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