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Gazetteer of Planetary Nomenclature

Basic Info

Feature Name Bürg
Clean Name Burg
Feature ID 948
Target Moon
Feature Type Crater, craters


Coordinate System Planetographic, +East, -180 - 180
Northmost Latitude 45.70 °
Southmost Latitude 44.45 °
Eastmost Longitude 29.14 °
Westmost Longitude 27.27 °
Diameter 41.04 km
Center Latitude 45.07 °
Center Longitude 28.21 °
Northmost Latitude 45.68 °
Southmost Latitude 44.39 °
Eastmost Longitude 29.14 °
Westmost Longitude 27.25 °
Diameter 40.69 km
Center Latitude 44.99 °
Center Longitude 28.20 °
Northmost Latitude 45.00 °
Southmost Latitude 45.00 °
Eastmost Longitude 28.20 °
Westmost Longitude 28.20 °
Diameter 39.00 km
Center Latitude 45.00 °
Center Longitude 28.20 °
Quad LAC-26 [pdf]

Status and Origin

Approval Status Adopted by IAU
Approval Date 1935
Continent Europe
Ethnicity Austria
Origin Johann Tobias; Austrian astronomer (1766-1834).
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) Bürg A
Bürg B

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