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Gazetteer of Planetary Nomenclature

Basic Info

Feature Name Hercules H
Clean Name Hercules H
Feature ID 9895
Target Moon
Feature Type Satellite Feature


Coordinate System Planetographic, +East, -180 - 180
Northmost Latitude 51.42 °
Southmost Latitude 51.23 °
Eastmost Longitude 41.20 °
Westmost Longitude 40.88 °
Diameter 5.97 km
Center Latitude 51.33 °
Center Longitude 41.04 °
Northmost Latitude 51.40 °
Southmost Latitude 51.21 °
Eastmost Longitude 41.16 °
Westmost Longitude 40.84 °
Diameter 5.97 km
Center Latitude 51.31 °
Center Longitude 41.00 °
Northmost Latitude 51.20 °
Southmost Latitude 51.20 °
Eastmost Longitude 40.90 °
Westmost Longitude 40.90 °
Diameter 7.00 km
Center Latitude 51.20 °
Center Longitude 40.90 °
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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