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Gazetteer of Planetary Nomenclature

Basic Info

Feature Name Cannon B
Clean Name Cannon B
Feature ID 8078
Target Moon
Feature Type Satellite Feature


Coordinate System Planetographic, +East, -180 - 180
Northmost Latitude 18.18 °
Southmost Latitude 16.90 °
Eastmost Longitude 80.72 °
Westmost Longitude 79.38 °
Diameter 38.78 km
Center Latitude 17.54 °
Center Longitude 80.05 °
Northmost Latitude 18.14 °
Southmost Latitude 16.86 °
Eastmost Longitude 80.67 °
Westmost Longitude 79.33 °
Diameter 38.78 km
Center Latitude 17.50 °
Center Longitude 80.00 °
Northmost Latitude 17.50 °
Southmost Latitude 17.50 °
Eastmost Longitude 80.00 °
Westmost Longitude 80.00 °
Diameter 31.00 km
Center Latitude 17.50 °
Center Longitude 80.00 °
Quad LAC-45 [pdf]

Status and Origin

Approval Status Adopted by IAU
Approval Date 2006
Continent North America
Culture American
Origin Annie Jump; American astronomer (1863-1941).
Reference [75] - Webster's Biographical Dictionary: G. and C. Merriam Company, Springfield, Mass., 1974 (and other editions).
Updated Oct 18, 2010 12:00 PM
Parent Feature Cannon

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