Gazetteer of Planetary Nomenclature
International Astronomical Union (IAU) Working Group for Planetary System Nomenclature (WGPSN)
Planetary Names: Satellite Feature: Abbe M on Moon

Abbe M

Feature Name Abbe M
Clean Name Abbe M
Feature ID 7029
Target Moon
Feature Type Satellite Feature
Coordinate System Planetographic, +East, -180 - 180
Control Network
Northernmost Latitude -61.27 °
Southernmost Latitude -62.22 °
Easternmost Longitude 176.24 °
Westernmost Longitude 174.24 °
Diameter 28.61 km
Center Latitude -61.75 °
Center Longitude 175.24 °
Northernmost Latitude -61.29 °
Southernmost Latitude -62.23 °
Easternmost Longitude 176.20 °
Westernmost Longitude 174.21 °
Diameter 28.61 km
Center Latitude -61.76 °
Center Longitude 175.20 °
Northernmost Latitude -61.60 °
Southernmost Latitude -61.60 °
Easternmost Longitude 175.50 °
Westernmost Longitude 175.50 °
Diameter 29.00 km
Center Latitude -61.60 °
Center Longitude 175.50 °
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Continent Europe
Ethnic/Cultural
Group or Country
Germany
Quad LAC-132 [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 2006
Origin Ernst Karl; German optician, physicist, astronomer (1840-1905).
Last Updated Oct 18, 2010 12:00 PM
Parent Feature Abbe

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