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

Sverdrup

Feature Name Sverdrup
Clean Name Sverdrup
Feature ID 5782
Target Moon
Feature Type Crater, craters
Coordinate System Planetographic, +East, -180 - 180
Control Network
Northernmost Latitude -87.76 °
Southernmost Latitude -88.84 °
Easternmost Longitude -134.55 °
Westernmost Longitude -171.76 °
Diameter 32.83 km
Center Latitude -88.31 °
Center Longitude -153.5 °
Northernmost Latitude -88.5 °
Southernmost Latitude -88.5 °
Easternmost Longitude -152 °
Westernmost Longitude -152 °
Diameter 35 km
Center Latitude -88.5 °
Center Longitude -152 °
Northernmost Latitude -87.77 °
Southernmost Latitude -88.86 °
Easternmost Longitude -134.29 °
Westernmost Longitude -171.78 °
Diameter 32.83 km
Center Latitude -88.32 °
Center Longitude -153.39 °
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Continent Europe
Ethnic/Cultural
Group or Country
Norway
Quad LAC-144 [pdf]
Reference [75] - Webster's Biographical Dictionary: G. and C. Merriam Company, Springfield, Mass., 1974 (and other editions).
Approval Status Adopted by IAU
Approval Date 2000
Origin Otto; Norwegian polar explorer (1855-1930).
Last Updated Oct 18, 2010 12:00:00 PM

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