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Gazetteer of Planetary Nomenclature

Basic Info

Feature Name [Camoens]
Clean Name Camoens
Feature ID 6795
Target Moon
Feature Type Crater, craters


Coordinate System Planetographic, +East, -180 - 180
Northmost Latitude 0.80 °
Southmost Latitude 0.80 °
Eastmost Longitude 84.90 °
Westmost Longitude 84.90 °
Diameter 33.00 km
Center Latitude 0.80 °
Center Longitude 84.90 °
Northmost Latitude 1.14 °
Southmost Latitude 0.10 °
Eastmost Longitude 85.49 °
Westmost Longitude 84.46 °
Diameter 31.37 km
Center Latitude 0.62 °
Center Longitude 84.98 °
Quad LAC-63 [pdf]

Status and Origin

Approval Status Never approved by the IAU
Approval Date -
Continent Europe
Ethnicity Portugal
Origin Luis de; Portuguese author (1524-1580).
Reference [59] - The New Encyclopaedia Britannica: Encyclopaedia Britannica Inc., Chicago, 1974, 1993.
Updated Oct 18, 2010 12:00 PM
Additional Information This name was never approved by the IAU.

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