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Gazetteer of Planetary Nomenclature

Basic Info

Feature Name Babcock
Clean Name Babcock
Feature ID 535
Target Moon
Feature Type Crater, craters


Coordinate System Planetographic, +East, -180 - 180
Northmost Latitude 5.80 °
Southmost Latitude 2.65 °
Eastmost Longitude 95.71 °
Westmost Longitude 92.56 °
Diameter 95.28 km
Center Latitude 4.13 °
Center Longitude 94.14 °
Northmost Latitude 5.27 °
Southmost Latitude 2.13 °
Eastmost Longitude 95.61 °
Westmost Longitude 92.46 °
Diameter 95.28 km
Center Latitude 3.61 °
Center Longitude 94.04 °
Northmost Latitude 4.20 °
Southmost Latitude 4.20 °
Eastmost Longitude 93.90 °
Westmost Longitude 93.90 °
Diameter 99.00 km
Center Latitude 4.20 °
Center Longitude 93.90 °
Quad LAC-64 [pdf]

Status and Origin

Approval Status Adopted by IAU
Approval Date 1970
Continent North America
Culture American
Origin Harold Delos; American astronomer, physicist (1882-1968).
Reference [68] - World Who's Who in Science, edited by Allen G. Debus: Western Publishing Company, Hannibal, Mo., 1968: New York, 1973.
Updated Oct 18, 2010 12:00 PM
Satellite Feature(s) Babcock H
Babcock K

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