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Gazetteer of Planetary Nomenclature

Basic Info

Feature Name Berzelius
Clean Name Berzelius
Feature ID 716
Target Moon
Feature Type Crater, craters


Coordinate System Planetographic, +East, -180 - 180
Northmost Latitude 37.35 °
Southmost Latitude 35.75 °
Eastmost Longitude 51.95 °
Westmost Longitude 49.96 °
Diameter 48.53 km
Center Latitude 36.55 °
Center Longitude 50.95 °
Northmost Latitude 36.60 °
Southmost Latitude 36.60 °
Eastmost Longitude 50.90 °
Westmost Longitude 50.90 °
Diameter 50.00 km
Center Latitude 36.60 °
Center Longitude 50.90 °
Northmost Latitude 37.37 °
Southmost Latitude 35.68 °
Eastmost Longitude 52.04 °
Westmost Longitude 49.96 °
Diameter 50.54 km
Center Latitude 36.60 °
Center Longitude 51.00 °
Quad LAC-27 [pdf]

Status and Origin

Approval Status Adopted by IAU
Approval Date 1935
Continent Europe
Ethnicity Sweden
Origin Jöns Jacob; Swedish chemist (1779-1848).
Reference [68] - World Who's Who in Science, edited by Allen G. Debus: Western Publishing Company, Hannibal, Mo., 1968: New York, 1973.
Updated Oct 18, 2010 12:00 PM
Satellite Feature(s) Berzelius A
Berzelius B
Berzelius F
Berzelius K
Berzelius T
Berzelius W

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