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Gazetteer of Planetary Nomenclature

Basic Info

Feature Name Arnold
Clean Name Arnold
Feature ID 387
Target Moon
Feature Type Crater, craters


Coordinate System Planetographic, +East, -180 - 180
Northmost Latitude 68.53 °
Southmost Latitude 65.46 °
Eastmost Longitude 39.88 °
Westmost Longitude 32.01 °
Diameter 93.13 km
Center Latitude 66.98 °
Center Longitude 35.83 °
Northmost Latitude 68.57 °
Southmost Latitude 65.50 °
Eastmost Longitude 39.87 °
Westmost Longitude 31.99 °
Diameter 93.13 km
Center Latitude 67.02 °
Center Longitude 35.82 °
Northmost Latitude 66.80 °
Southmost Latitude 66.80 °
Eastmost Longitude 35.90 °
Westmost Longitude 35.90 °
Diameter 94.00 km
Center Latitude 66.80 °
Center Longitude 35.90 °
Quad LAC-4 [pdf]

Status and Origin

Approval Status Adopted by IAU
Approval Date 1935
Continent Europe
Ethnicity Germany
Origin Christoph; German astronomer (1650-1695).
Reference [66] - Named Lunar Formations, by Mary A. Blagg and K. Müller: Percy Lund, Humphries and Co. Ltd., London, 1935.
Updated Oct 18, 2010 12:00 PM
Satellite Feature(s) Arnold A
Arnold E
Arnold F
Arnold G
Arnold H
Arnold J
Arnold K
Arnold L
Arnold M
Arnold N

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