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

Shoemaker

Feature Name Shoemaker
Clean Name Shoemaker
Feature ID 5494
Target Moon
Feature Type Crater, craters
Coordinate System Planetographic, +East, -180 - 180
Control Network
Northernmost Latitude -87.28 °
Southernmost Latitude -88.99 °
Easternmost Longitude 73.65 °
Westernmost Longitude 18.17 °
Diameter 51.82 km
Center Latitude -88.14 °
Center Longitude 45.91 °
Northernmost Latitude -87.23 °
Southernmost Latitude -88.82 °
Easternmost Longitude 63.25 °
Westernmost Longitude 14.99 °
Diameter 48.33 km
Center Latitude -88.03 °
Center Longitude 39.85 °
Northernmost Latitude -88.10 °
Southernmost Latitude -88.10 °
Easternmost Longitude 44.90 °
Westernmost Longitude 44.90 °
Diameter 50.90 km
Center Latitude -88.10 °
Center Longitude 44.90 °
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Continent North America
Ethnic/Cultural
Group or Country
American
Quad LAC-144 [pdf]
Reference [20] - American Men and Women of Science: R.R. Bowker, New York, 1982, 1989, 1994.
Approval Status Adopted by IAU
Approval Date 2000
Origin Eugene Merle; American astrogeologist (1928-1997).
Last Updated Oct 18, 2010 12:00 PM

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