Gazetteer of Planetary Nomenclature
International Astronomical Union (IAU) Working Group for Planetary System Nomenclature (WGPSN)
Planetary Names: Mare, maria: Mare Cognitum on Moon

Mare Cognitum

Feature Name Mare Cognitum
Clean Name Mare Cognitum
Feature ID 3670
Target Moon
Feature Type Mare, maria
Coordinate System Planetographic, +East, -180 - 180
Control Network
Northernmost Latitude -5.90 °
Southernmost Latitude -13.92 °
Easternmost Longitude -16.45 °
Westernmost Longitude -28.18 °
Diameter 350.01 km
Center Latitude -10.53 °
Center Longitude -22.31 °
Northernmost Latitude -5.90 °
Southernmost Latitude -13.92 °
Easternmost Longitude -16.45 °
Westernmost Longitude -28.10 °
Diameter 350.01 km
Center Latitude -10.53 °
Center Longitude -22.31 °
Northernmost Latitude -10.10 °
Southernmost Latitude -10.50 °
Easternmost Longitude -16.40 °
Westernmost Longitude -28.90 °
Diameter 376.00 km
Center Latitude -10.00 °
Center Longitude -23.10 °
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Continent Europe
Ethnic/Cultural
Group or Country
Latin
Quad LAC-76 [pdf]
Reference [67] - The System of Lunar Craters, Quadrants I, II, III, IV: by D. W. G. Arthur and others: Communications of the Lunar and Planetary Laboratory, vol. 2, no. 30, 1963: vol. 3, no. 40, 1964: vol. 3, no. 50, 1965: vol. 5, no. 70, 1966.
Approval Status Adopted by IAU
Approval Date 1964
Origin "Sea that has become known." Ranger VII impact site.
Last Updated Oct 18, 2010 12:00 PM