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Gazetteer of Planetary Nomenclature

Basic Info

Feature Name Bliss
Clean Name Bliss
Feature ID 776
Target Moon
Feature Type Crater, craters


Coordinate System Planetographic, +East, -180 - 180
Northmost Latitude 53.42 °
Southmost Latitude 52.67 °
Eastmost Longitude -13.15 °
Westmost Longitude -14.41 °
Diameter 22.85 km
Center Latitude 53.04 °
Center Longitude -13.78 °
Northmost Latitude 53.43 °
Southmost Latitude 52.68 °
Eastmost Longitude -13.17 °
Westmost Longitude -14.42 °
Diameter 22.85 km
Center Latitude 53.06 °
Center Longitude -13.79 °
Northmost Latitude 53.00 °
Southmost Latitude 53.00 °
Eastmost Longitude -13.50 °
Westmost Longitude -13.50 °
Diameter 20.00 km
Center Latitude 53.00 °
Center Longitude -13.50 °
Quad LAC-12 [pdf]

Status and Origin

Approval Status Adopted by IAU
Approval Date 2000
Continent Europe
Ethnicity England
Origin Nathaniel; English Astronomer Royal (1700-1764).
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
Additional Information Formerly Plato A

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