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

Shackleton

Feature Name Shackleton
Clean Name Shackleton
Feature ID 5450
Target Moon
Feature Type Crater, craters
Coordinate System Planetographic, +East, -180 - 180
Control Network
Northernmost Latitude -89.32 °
Southernmost Latitude -90.00 °
Easternmost Longitude -148.70 °
Westernmost Longitude 48.29 °
Diameter 20.93 km
Center Latitude -89.67 °
Center Longitude 129.78 °
Northernmost Latitude -89.30 °
Southernmost Latitude -89.98 °
Easternmost Longitude 0.00 °
Westernmost Longitude
Diameter 21.00 km
Center Latitude -89.63 °
Center Longitude 132.32 °
Northernmost Latitude -89.90 °
Southernmost Latitude -89.90 °
Easternmost Longitude
Westernmost Longitude
Diameter 19.00 km
Center Latitude -89.90 °
Center Longitude 0.00 °
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Continent Europe
Ethnic/Cultural
Group or Country
Great Britain
Quad LAC-144 [pdf]
Reference [68] - World Who's Who in Science, edited by Allen G. Debus: Western Publishing Company, Hannibal, Mo., 1968: New York, 1973.
Approval Status Adopted by IAU
Approval Date 1994
Origin Sir Ernest Henry; Irish-born British Antarctic explorer (1874-1922).
Last Updated Sep 11, 2012 11:54 AM

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