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Gazetteer of Planetary Nomenclature

Basic Info

Feature Name Archytas W
Clean Name Archytas W
Feature ID 7356
Target Moon
Feature Type Satellite Feature


Coordinate System Planetographic, +East, -180 - 180
Northmost Latitude 61.38 °
Southmost Latitude 61.19 °
Eastmost Longitude 5.39 °
Westmost Longitude 5.00 °
Diameter 5.73 km
Center Latitude 61.29 °
Center Longitude 5.20 °
Northmost Latitude 61.36 °
Southmost Latitude 61.17 °
Eastmost Longitude 5.38 °
Westmost Longitude 4.98 °
Diameter 5.73 km
Center Latitude 61.27 °
Center Longitude 5.18 °
Northmost Latitude 61.20 °
Southmost Latitude 61.20 °
Eastmost Longitude 5.20 °
Westmost Longitude 5.20 °
Diameter 6.00 km
Center Latitude 61.20 °
Center Longitude 5.20 °
Quad LAC-12 [pdf]

Status and Origin

Approval Status Adopted by IAU
Approval Date 2006
Continent Europe
Culture Greek
Origin Greek mathematician (428-347 B.C. ?).
Reference [66] - Named Lunar Formations, by Mary A. Blagg and K. Müller: Percy Lund, Humphries and Co. Ltd., London, 1935.
Updated Oct 18, 2010 12:00 PM
Parent Feature Archytas

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