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

Rheita

Feature Name Rheita
Clean Name Rheita
Feature ID 5015
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
Czechoslovakia
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Approval Status Adopted by IAU
Approval Date 1935
Origin Anton Maria Schyrle of Rhaetia; Czechoslovakian astronomer, optician (c. 1597-1660).
Last Updated Oct 18, 2010 12:00 PM
Satellite Feature(s) Rheita A
Rheita B
Rheita C
Rheita D
Rheita E
Rheita F
Rheita G
Rheita H
Rheita L
Rheita M
Rheita N
Rheita P

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