Gazetteer of Planetary Nomenclature
International Astronomical Union (IAU) Working Group for Planetary System Nomenclature (WGPSN)
Planetary Names: Palus, paludes: Palus Epidemiarum on Moon

Palus Epidemiarum

Feature Name Palus Epidemiarum
Clean Name Palus Epidemiarum
Feature ID 4565
Target Moon
Feature Type Palus, paludes
Coordinate System Planetographic, +East, -180 - 180
Control Network
Northernmost Latitude -28.88 °
Southernmost Latitude -36.47 °
Easternmost Longitude -21.72 °
Westernmost Longitude -33.43 °
Diameter 300.38 km
Center Latitude -32.00 °
Center Longitude -27.54 °
Northernmost Latitude -28.88 °
Southernmost Latitude -36.47 °
Easternmost Longitude -21.72 °
Westernmost Longitude -33.47 °
Diameter 300.38 km
Center Latitude -32.00 °
Center Longitude -27.54 °
Northernmost Latitude -32.00 °
Southernmost Latitude -32.90 °
Easternmost Longitude -21.90 °
Westernmost Longitude -32.80 °
Diameter 286.00 km
Center Latitude -32.00 °
Center Longitude -28.20 °
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Continent Europe
Ethnic/Cultural
Group or Country
Latin
Quad LAC-94 [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 "Marsh of Epidemics."
Last Updated Oct 18, 2010 12:00 PM