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

Mare Nubium

Feature Name Mare Nubium
Clean Name Mare Nubium
Feature ID 3684
Target Moon
Feature Type Mare, maria
Coordinate System Planetographic, +East, -180 - 180
Control Network
Northernmost Latitude -11.85 °
Southernmost Latitude -30.48 °
Easternmost Longitude -5.45 °
Westernmost Longitude -29.27 °
Diameter 714.50 km
Center Latitude -20.59 °
Center Longitude -17.29 °
Northernmost Latitude -11.85 °
Southernmost Latitude -30.48 °
Easternmost Longitude -5.45 °
Westernmost Longitude -29.27 °
Diameter 714.50 km
Center Latitude -20.59 °
Center Longitude -17.29 °
Northernmost Latitude -21.60 °
Southernmost Latitude -22.40 °
Easternmost Longitude -5.10 °
Westernmost Longitude -27.40 °
Diameter 715.00 km
Center Latitude -21.30 °
Center Longitude -16.60 °
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Continent Europe
Ethnic/Cultural
Group or Country
Latin
Quad LAC-94 [pdf]
Reference [66] - Named Lunar Formations, by Mary A. Blagg and K. Müller: Percy Lund, Humphries and Co. Ltd., London, 1935.
Approval Status Adopted by IAU
Approval Date 1935
Origin "Sea of Clouds."
Last Updated Oct 18, 2010 12:00 PM