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9340 8 Homeward 8 Homeward Moon 12.52 -12.02 97.09 -11.82 -12.23 97.3 96.88 +E (0-180) NA - United States Crater, craters AA LAC-82 Approved Oct 5, 2018 [483] Crater visible in the iconic “Earthrise” colour photograph, taken aboard Apollo 8 by W. A. Anders on December 24, 1968, symbolizes the safe return to Earth of Apollo 8. The crater was previously designated Ganskiy (Hansky) M. The crater was previously designated Ganskiy (Hansky) M. Feb 5, 2019
1 Aachen Aachen Mathilde 4.8 9.2 60.9 9.2 9.2 60.9 60.9 +W (0-360) EU - Germany Crater, craters AA - Approved 2000 [150] German coal basin. Oct 1, 2006
2 Aananin Aananin Rhea 0 34.9 339.9 34.9 34.5 339.8 340 +W (0-360) AS - Korea Crater, craters AA - Approved 1982 [30] Korean god of the Heavens. Oct 1, 2006
6981 Aaru Aaru Titan 0 10 340 10 10 340 340 +W (0-360) AF - Egypt Albedo Feature AL - Approved 2006 [83] Egyptian abode of the blessed dead. Oct 1, 2006
3 Ababinili Patera Ababinili Patera Io 103.63 12.78 142.17 13.83 11.73 140.59 143.75 +W (0-360) NA - Chickasaw Patera, paterae PE - Approved 2003 [83] Chickasaw fire and sun god. Oct 1, 2006
4 Abalos Colles Abalos Colles Mars 235.83 76.83 288.35 78.78 74.81 293.39 284.54 +E (0-360) EU - Roman Collis, colles CO mc01 Approved 2003 [57] Named for classical albedo feature at 72N, 70W. Oct 1, 2006
14147 Abalos Mensa Abalos Mensa Mars 129.18 81.17 284.4 82.4 80.21 290.52 279.34 +E (0-360) EU - Roman Mensa, mensae MN mc01 Approved 2006 [57] Classical albedo feature name. Jul 24, 2008
14148 Abalos Scopuli Abalos Scopuli Mars 109.16 80.72 283.44 81.96 80.2 290.52 279.47 +E (0-360) EU - Roman Scopulus, scopuli SC mc01 Approved 2006 [57] Classical albedo feature name. Jul 24, 2008
5 Abalos Undae Abalos Undae Mars 442.74 78.52 272.5 82.2 74.94 283.03 261.4 +E (0-360) EU - Roman Unda, undae UN mc01 Approved 1988 [57] Classical albedo feature at 72N, 70W. Oct 1, 2006
6 Aban Aban Mars 4.28 15.91 111.1 15.94 15.87 111.14 111.06 +E (0-360) EU - Russia Crater, craters AA mc14 Approved 1988 [36] Town in Russia. Nov 17, 2010
7 Abans Abans Ariel 20 -15.5 251.3 -15.4 -15.7 252.3 250.2 +E (0-360) AS - Persian Crater, craters AA - Approved 1988 [83] Spirit of the iron mines. Oct 1, 2006
14659 Abassi Abassi Rhea 87.2 -21.3 146.5 -21.3 -21.3 146.5 146.5 +W (0-360) AF - Ghana Crater, craters AA - Approved Apr 23, 2010 [174] Efik (Ghana) creator god. Apr 23, 2010
8 Abatos Planum Abatos Planum Triton 0 -21.5 58 -21.5 -21.5 58 58 +E (0-360) AF - Egypt Planum, plana PM - Approved 1991 [83] Egyptian sacred island in Nile, "paradise." Oct 1, 2006
14314 Abaya Lacus Abaya Lacus Titan 65 73.17 45.55 73.7 72.75 43.39 48 +W (0-360) AF - Ethiopia Lacus, lacūs LC - Approved Sep 27, 2007 [74] Lake in Ethiopia. Sep 28, 2007
9 Abbe Abbe Moon 63.98 -57.58 174.77 -56.52 -58.63 176.74 172.81 +E (0-180) EU - Germany Crater, craters AA LAC-132 Approved 1970 [68] Ernst Karl; German optician, physicist, astronomer (1840-1905). Oct 18, 2010
7027 Abbe H Abbe H Moon 25.13 -58.44 177.58 -58.03 -58.86 178.38 176.79 +E (0-180) EU - Germany Satellite Feature SF LAC-132 Approved 2006 [68] Ernst Karl; German optician, physicist, astronomer (1840-1905). Oct 18, 2010
7028 Abbe K Abbe K Moon 26.1 -59.82 176.86 -59.39 -60.25 177.71 176 +E (0-180) EU - Germany Satellite Feature SF LAC-132 Approved 2006 [68] Ernst Karl; German optician, physicist, astronomer (1840-1905). Oct 18, 2010
7029 Abbe M Abbe M Moon 28.61 -61.75 175.24 -61.27 -62.22 176.24 174.24 +E (0-180) EU - Germany Satellite Feature SF LAC-132 Approved 2006 [68] Ernst Karl; German optician, physicist, astronomer (1840-1905). Oct 18, 2010
10 Abbot Abbot Moon 10.4 5.56 54.74 5.73 5.38 54.92 54.57 +E (0-180) NA - American Crater, craters AA LAC-62 Approved 1973 - Charles Greeley; American astrophysicist (1872-1973). Oct 18, 2010
6774 [Abduh] Abduh Moon 0 14.7 39 14.7 14.7 39 39 +E (0-180) AF - Egypt Crater, craters AA LAC-61 Not Approved - - Mohammed; Egyptian writer (1849-1905). This name was never approved by the IAU. The IAU-approved name for this feature is Lyell A. Oct 18, 2010
14574 Abedin Abedin Mercury 116.23 61.73 10.66 63.08 60.39 7.82 13.5 +W (0-360) AS - Bangladesh Crater, craters AA H-02 Approved Jul 9, 2009 [211] Zainul; Bangladeshi painter and printmaker (1914-1976). Mar 7, 2011
15728 Abeeso Facula Abeeso Facula Mercury 32 21.7 214.6 22.1 21.4 214.3 215 +W (0-360) AF - Somalia Facula, faculae FA H-08 Approved Apr 2, 2018 [455] Somali word for snake. Apr 3, 2018
12 Abel Abel Moon 137.35 -34.63 85.78 -32.54 -36.77 88.21 83.43 +E (0-180) EU - Norway Crater, craters AA LAC-116 Approved 1964 [89] Niels Henrik; Norwegian mathematician (1802-1829). Oct 18, 2010
7030 Abel A Abel A Moon 27.83 -36.31 85.8 -35.86 -36.77 86.37 85.23 +E (0-180) EU - Norway Satellite Feature SF LAC-116 Approved 2006 [89] Niels Henrik; Norwegian mathematician (1802-1829). Oct 18, 2010
13 Abelard Abelard Eros 1.1 -3.5 12.2 -3.5 -3.5 12.2 12.2 +W (0-360) EU - France Crater, craters AA - Approved 2003 [59] Peter; French philosopher, lover of Heloise (1079-1142). Oct 1, 2006
7031 Abel B Abel B Moon 41.55 -36.72 82.6 -36.04 -37.41 83.45 81.74 +E (0-180) EU - Norway Satellite Feature SF LAC-116 Approved 2006 [89] Niels Henrik; Norwegian mathematician (1802-1829). Oct 18, 2010
7032 Abel C Abel C Moon 36.84 -36.13 81.41 -35.52 -36.73 82.16 80.66 +E (0-180) EU - Norway Satellite Feature SF LAC-115 Approved 2006 [89] Niels Henrik; Norwegian mathematician (1802-1829). Oct 18, 2010
7033 Abel D Abel D Moon 27.9 -37.67 86.45 -37.21 -38.13 87.04 85.87 +E (0-180) EU - Norway Satellite Feature SF LAC-116 Approved 2006 [89] Niels Henrik; Norwegian mathematician (1802-1829). Oct 18, 2010
7034 Abel E Abel E Moon 14 -37.54 84.44 -37.3 -37.77 84.73 84.14 +E (0-180) EU - Norway Satellite Feature SF LAC-116 Approved 2006 [89] Niels Henrik; Norwegian mathematician (1802-1829). Oct 18, 2010
7035 Abel J Abel J Moon 18.76 -36.2 79.87 -35.89 -36.51 80.25 79.49 +E (0-180) EU - Norway Satellite Feature SF LAC-115 Approved 2006 [89] Niels Henrik; Norwegian mathematician (1802-1829). Oct 18, 2010
7036 Abel K Abel K Moon 9.94 -34.69 77.46 -34.53 -34.86 77.66 77.26 +E (0-180) EU - Norway Satellite Feature SF LAC-115 Approved 2006 [89] Niels Henrik; Norwegian mathematician (1802-1829). Oct 18, 2010
7037 Abel L Abel L Moon 54.13 -34.55 82.39 -33.66 -35.45 83.48 81.32 +E (0-180) EU - Norway Satellite Feature SF LAC-116 Approved 2006 [89] Niels Henrik; Norwegian mathematician (1802-1829). Oct 18, 2010
15449 Abellio Abellio Ceres 32 33.2 293.09 35.11 31.3 295.35 290.83 +E (0-360) EU - Gaul Crater, craters AA - Approved Dec 4, 2015 [174] Gaul god of the apple tree. Dec 4, 2015
7038 Abel M Abel M Moon 91.01 -32.38 83.52 -30.88 -33.88 85.3 81.74 +E (0-180) EU - Norway Satellite Feature SF LAC-116 Approved 2006 [89] Niels Henrik; Norwegian mathematician (1802-1829). Oct 18, 2010
11 Abe Mango Dorsa Abe Mango Dorsa Venus 800 47 212 47 47 212 212 +E (0-360) SA - Brazil Dorsum, dorsa DO v15 Approved 1997 [107] Tukano (Brazil) daughter of sun god. Oct 1, 2006
14 Abenezra Abenezra Moon 43.19 -20.99 11.89 -20.28 -21.71 12.65 11.13 +E (0-180) EU - Spain Crater, craters AA LAC-96 Approved 1935 [89] Abraham ben Meir Ibn Ezra; Spanish mathematician, astronomer (1092-1164/1167). Oct 18, 2010
7039 Abenezra A Abenezra A Moon 22.19 -22.79 10.44 -22.43 -23.16 10.84 10.05 +E (0-180) EU - Spain Satellite Feature SF LAC-96 Approved 2006 [89] Abraham ben Meir Ibn Ezra; Spanish mathematician, astronomer (1092-1164/1167). Oct 18, 2010
7040 Abenezra B Abenezra B Moon 13.77 -20.82 10.06 -20.59 -21.04 10.31 9.82 +E (0-180) EU - Spain Satellite Feature SF LAC-96 Approved 2006 [89] Abraham ben Meir Ibn Ezra; Spanish mathematician, astronomer (1092-1164/1167). Oct 18, 2010
7041 Abenezra C Abenezra C Moon 43.69 -21.37 11.09 -20.65 -22.09 11.86 10.32 +E (0-180) EU - Spain Satellite Feature SF LAC-96 Approved 2006 [89] Abraham ben Meir Ibn Ezra; Spanish mathematician, astronomer (1092-1164/1167). Oct 18, 2010
7042 Abenezra D Abenezra D Moon 7.25 -21.76 9.65 -21.64 -21.88 9.78 9.52 +E (0-180) EU - Spain Satellite Feature SF LAC-95 Approved 2006 [89] Abraham ben Meir Ibn Ezra; Spanish mathematician, astronomer (1092-1164/1167). Oct 18, 2010
7043 Abenezra E Abenezra E Moon 14.11 -21.46 9.4 -21.23 -21.7 9.65 9.15 +E (0-180) EU - Spain Satellite Feature SF LAC-95 Approved 2006 [89] Abraham ben Meir Ibn Ezra; Spanish mathematician, astronomer (1092-1164/1167). Oct 18, 2010
7044 Abenezra F Abenezra F Moon 6.3 -21.58 10.34 -21.48 -21.68 10.45 10.22 +E (0-180) EU - Spain Satellite Feature SF LAC-96 Approved 2006 [89] Abraham ben Meir Ibn Ezra; Spanish mathematician, astronomer (1092-1164/1167). Oct 18, 2010
7045 Abenezra G Abenezra G Moon 4.92 -20.53 11 -20.45 -20.61 11.09 10.91 +E (0-180) EU - Spain Satellite Feature SF LAC-96 Approved 2006 [89] Abraham ben Meir Ibn Ezra; Spanish mathematician, astronomer (1092-1164/1167). Oct 18, 2010
7046 Abenezra H Abenezra H Moon 4.72 -21.09 12.71 -21.01 -21.16 12.79 12.63 +E (0-180) EU - Spain Satellite Feature SF LAC-96 Approved 2006 [89] Abraham ben Meir Ibn Ezra; Spanish mathematician, astronomer (1092-1164/1167). Oct 18, 2010
7047 Abenezra J Abenezra J Moon 4.26 -19.92 10.69 -19.85 -19.99 10.76 10.61 +E (0-180) EU - Spain Satellite Feature SF LAC-96 Approved 2006 [89] Abraham ben Meir Ibn Ezra; Spanish mathematician, astronomer (1092-1164/1167). Oct 18, 2010
7048 Abenezra P Abenezra P Moon 39.27 -20.02 9.85 -19.37 -20.66 10.54 9.16 +E (0-180) EU - Spain Satellite Feature SF LAC-95 Approved 2006 [89] Abraham ben Meir Ibn Ezra; Spanish mathematician, astronomer (1092-1164/1167). Oct 18, 2010
15 Abeona Mons Abeona Mons Venus 375 -44.8 273.1 -44.8 -44.8 273.1 273.1 +E (0-360) EU - Roman Mons, montes MO v53 Approved 1997 [83] Roman goddess of travelers. Oct 1, 2006
16 Abetti Abetti Moon 1.6 20.11 27.82 20.14 20.09 27.84 27.79 +E (0-180) EU - Italy Crater, craters AA LAC-42 Approved 1976 [68] Antonio; Italian astronomer (1846-1928); Giorgio; Italian astronomer (1882-1982). Oct 18, 2010
17 Abigail Abigail Venus 18.4 -52.2 111.2 -52.2 -52.2 111.2 111.2 +E (0-360) AS - Hebrew Crater, craters AA v57 Approved 1994 [82] First name from Hebrew. Oct 1, 2006
18 Abika Abika Venus 14.5 -52.5 104.4 -52.5 -52.5 104.4 104.4 +E (0-360) EU - Russia Crater, craters AA v57 Approved 1994 [107] Mari first name. Dec 30, 2008

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