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

Palitzsch

Feature Name Palitzsch
Clean Name Palitzsch
Feature ID 4558
Target Moon
Feature Type Crater, craters
Coordinate System Planetographic, +East, -180 - 180
Control Network
Northernmost Latitude -27.33 °
Southernmost Latitude -28.71 °
Easternmost Longitude 65.17 °
Westernmost Longitude 63.61 °
Diameter 41.87 km
Center Latitude -28.02 °
Center Longitude 64.39 °
Northernmost Latitude -27.34 °
Southernmost Latitude -28.72 °
Easternmost Longitude 65.15 °
Westernmost Longitude 63.58 °
Diameter 41.87 km
Center Latitude -28.03 °
Center Longitude 64.37 °
Northernmost Latitude -28.00 °
Southernmost Latitude -28.00 °
Easternmost Longitude 64.50 °
Westernmost Longitude 64.50 °
Diameter 41.00 km
Center Latitude -28.00 °
Center Longitude 64.50 °
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Continent Europe
Ethnic/Cultural
Group or Country
Germany
Quad LAC-98 [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 Johann Georg; German astronomer (1723-1788).
Last Updated Oct 18, 2010 12:00 PM
Satellite Feature(s) Palitzsch A
Palitzsch B

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