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Gazetteer of Planetary Nomenclature

Basic Info

Feature Name Burckhardt
Clean Name Burckhardt
Feature ID 922
Target Moon
Feature Type Crater, craters


Coordinate System Planetographic, +East, -180 - 180
Northmost Latitude 31.99 °
Southmost Latitude 30.23 °
Eastmost Longitude 57.39 °
Westmost Longitude 55.39 °
Diameter 54.36 km
Center Latitude 31.11 °
Center Longitude 56.39 °
Northmost Latitude 31.99 °
Southmost Latitude 30.14 °
Eastmost Longitude 57.43 °
Westmost Longitude 55.27 °
Diameter 56.04 km
Center Latitude 31.07 °
Center Longitude 56.35 °
Northmost Latitude 31.10 °
Southmost Latitude 31.10 °
Eastmost Longitude 56.50 °
Westmost Longitude 56.50 °
Diameter 56.00 km
Center Latitude 31.10 °
Center Longitude 56.50 °
Quad LAC-44 [pdf]

Status and Origin

Approval Status Adopted by IAU
Approval Date 1935
Continent Europe
Ethnicity Germany
Origin Johann Karl; German astronomer (1773-1825).
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
Satellite Feature(s) Burckhardt A
Burckhardt B
Burckhardt C
Burckhardt E
Burckhardt F
Burckhardt G

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