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Gazetteer of Planetary Nomenclature

Basic Info

Feature Name Dreyer W
Clean Name Dreyer W
Feature ID 8833
Target Moon
Feature Type Satellite Feature


Coordinate System Planetographic, +East, -180 - 180
Northmost Latitude 12.28 °
Southmost Latitude 11.26 °
Eastmost Longitude 96.32 °
Westmost Longitude 95.28 °
Diameter 30.74 km
Center Latitude 11.77 °
Center Longitude 95.80 °
Northmost Latitude 12.27 °
Southmost Latitude 11.52 °
Eastmost Longitude 96.33 °
Westmost Longitude 95.24 °
Diameter 32.62 km
Center Latitude 11.89 °
Center Longitude 95.78 °
Northmost Latitude 11.80 °
Southmost Latitude 11.80 °
Eastmost Longitude 95.70 °
Westmost Longitude 95.70 °
Diameter 30.00 km
Center Latitude 11.80 °
Center Longitude 95.70 °
Quad LAC-64 [pdf]

Status and Origin

Approval Status Adopted by IAU
Approval Date 2006
Continent Europe
Ethnicity Great Britain
Origin Johann Ludwig Emil; Danish astronomer (1852-1926).
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 Dreyer

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