Gazetteer of Planetary Nomenclature
International Astronomical Union (IAU) Working Group for Planetary System Nomenclature (WGPSN)
Planetary Names: Crater, craters: C. Herschel on Moon

C. Herschel

Feature Name C. Herschel
Clean Name C Herschel
Feature ID 950
Target Moon
Feature Type Crater, craters
Coordinate System Planetographic, +East, -180 - 180
Control Network
Northernmost Latitude 34.71 °
Southernmost Latitude 34.26 °
Easternmost Longitude -31.00 °
Westernmost Longitude -31.55 °
Diameter 13.70 km
Center Latitude 34.48 °
Center Longitude -31.29 °
Northernmost Latitude 34.68 °
Southernmost Latitude 34.23 °
Easternmost Longitude -31.01 °
Westernmost Longitude -31.56 °
Diameter 13.70 km
Center Latitude 34.46 °
Center Longitude -31.31 °
Northernmost Latitude 34.50 °
Southernmost Latitude 34.50 °
Easternmost Longitude -31.20 °
Westernmost Longitude -31.20 °
Diameter 13.00 km
Center Latitude 34.50 °
Center Longitude -31.20 °
Continent Europe
Group or Country
Great Britain
Quad LAC-24 [pdf]
Reference [68] - World Who's Who in Science, edited by Allen G. Debus: Western Publishing Company, Hannibal, Mo., 1968: New York, 1973.
Approval Status Adopted by IAU
Approval Date 1935
Origin Caroline Lucretia; British astronomer (1750-1848).
Last Updated Oct 18, 2010 12:00 PM
Satellite Feature(s) C. Herschel E
C. Herschel U
C. Herschel V
C. Herschel C

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