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

Alexander A

Feature Name Alexander A
Clean Name Alexander A
Feature ID 7160
Target Moon
Feature Type Satellite Feature
Coordinate System Planetographic, +East, -180 - 180
Control Network
Northernmost Latitude 40.85 °
Southernmost Latitude 40.72 °
Easternmost Longitude 15.02 °
Westernmost Longitude 14.85 °
Diameter 3.99 km
Center Latitude 40.78 °
Center Longitude 14.94 °
Northernmost Latitude 40.83 °
Southernmost Latitude 40.70 °
Easternmost Longitude 15.01 °
Westernmost Longitude 14.83 °
Diameter 3.99 km
Center Latitude 40.77 °
Center Longitude 14.92 °
Northernmost Latitude 40.70 °
Southernmost Latitude 40.70 °
Easternmost Longitude 14.90 °
Westernmost Longitude 14.90 °
Diameter 4.00 km
Center Latitude 40.70 °
Center Longitude 14.90 °
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Continent Europe
Group or Country
Quad LAC-26 [pdf]
Reference [66] - Named Lunar Formations, by Mary A. Blagg and K. M├╝ller: Percy Lund, Humphries and Co. Ltd., London, 1935.
Approval Status Adopted by IAU
Approval Date 2006
Origin Alexander the Great, of Macedon; Greek geographer (356-323 B.C.).
Last Updated Oct 18, 2010 12:00 PM
Parent Feature Alexander

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