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


Feature Name Petermann
Clean Name Petermann
Feature ID 4669
Target Moon
Feature Type Crater, craters
Coordinate System Planetographic, +East, -180 - 180
Control Network
Northernmost Latitude 75.62 °
Southernmost Latitude 73.08 °
Easternmost Longitude 72.60 °
Westernmost Longitude 63.18 °
Diameter 76.95 km
Center Latitude 74.35 °
Center Longitude 67.89 °
Northernmost Latitude 75.59 °
Southernmost Latitude 73.17 °
Easternmost Longitude 72.36 °
Westernmost Longitude 63.39 °
Diameter 73.16 km
Center Latitude 74.37 °
Center Longitude 67.74 °
Northernmost Latitude 74.20 °
Southernmost Latitude 74.20 °
Easternmost Longitude 66.30 °
Westernmost Longitude 66.30 °
Diameter 73.00 km
Center Latitude 74.20 °
Center Longitude 66.30 °
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Continent Europe
Group or Country
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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 August Heinrich; German geographer (1822-1878).
Last Updated Oct 18, 2010 12:00 PM
Satellite Feature(s) Petermann A
Petermann B
Petermann C
Petermann D
Petermann E
Petermann R
Petermann S
Petermann X
Petermann Y

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