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Gazetteer of Planetary Nomenclature

Basic Info

Feature Name Condorcet J
Clean Name Condorcet J
Feature ID 8389
Target Moon
Feature Type Satellite Feature


Coordinate System Planetographic, +East, -180 - 180
Northmost Latitude 13.33 °
Southmost Latitude 12.81 °
Eastmost Longitude 65.45 °
Westmost Longitude 64.95 °
Diameter 16.25 km
Center Latitude 13.07 °
Center Longitude 65.20 °
Northmost Latitude 13.24 °
Southmost Latitude 12.72 °
Eastmost Longitude 65.39 °
Westmost Longitude 64.89 °
Diameter 16.25 km
Center Latitude 12.98 °
Center Longitude 65.14 °
Northmost Latitude 13.10 °
Southmost Latitude 13.10 °
Eastmost Longitude 65.00 °
Westmost Longitude 65.00 °
Diameter 16.00 km
Center Latitude 13.10 °
Center Longitude 65.00 °
Quad LAC-62 [pdf]

Status and Origin

Approval Status Adopted by IAU
Approval Date 2006
Continent Europe
Culture France
Origin Jean de; French mathematician (1743-1794).
Reference [66] - Named Lunar Formations, by Mary A. Blagg and K. Müller: Percy Lund, Humphries and Co. Ltd., London, 1935.
Updated Oct 18, 2010 12:00 PM
Parent Feature Condorcet

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