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Gazetteer of Planetary Nomenclature

Basic Info

Feature Name Hercules F
Clean Name Hercules F
Feature ID 9893
Target Moon
Feature Type Satellite Feature


Coordinate System Planetographic, +East, -180 - 180
Northmost Latitude 50.53 °
Southmost Latitude 50.09 °
Eastmost Longitude 42.09 °
Westmost Longitude 41.40 °
Diameter 13.24 km
Center Latitude 50.31 °
Center Longitude 41.75 °
Northmost Latitude 50.52 °
Southmost Latitude 50.09 °
Eastmost Longitude 42.05 °
Westmost Longitude 41.37 °
Diameter 13.24 km
Center Latitude 50.31 °
Center Longitude 41.71 °
Northmost Latitude 50.30 °
Southmost Latitude 50.30 °
Eastmost Longitude 41.70 °
Westmost Longitude 41.70 °
Diameter 14.00 km
Center Latitude 50.30 °
Center Longitude 41.70 °
Quad LAC-14 [pdf]

Status and Origin

Approval Status Adopted by IAU
Approval Date 2006
Continent Europe
Culture Greek
Origin Latin spelling for Greek mythological hero Heracles.
Reference [93] - Funk and Wagnalls Standard Dictionary of Folklore, Mythology, and Legend, edited by Maria Leach: Harper and Row, Inc., New York, 1984.
Updated Oct 18, 2010 12:00 PM
Parent Feature Hercules

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