Langrenus

April 26, 2009

Langrenus is located in the east, the most notable features being the Langrenus crater. The crater borders the Mare Fecunditatis (Sea of Fecundity or Fruitfulness) to the west.

Geological Survey | Topographical Map

This region is named after the Dutch astronomer and cartographer, Michael Florentius van Langren (1650 AD) who made celestial globes.


Region Map

Region Map

Region Data
Name Langrenus
Number 80
NW Corner 0° S 50° E
SE Corner 16° S 70° E
Raw Area* 1,162,000 km2
Visible Area* 567,000 km2
Visibility Factor* 49%
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Lunar landings in this area include Luna 16 (0.68° S 56.3° E).

Photo of Langrenus

Photo of Langrenus

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