Lat: 70.2°S, Long: 54.6°E, Diam: 142 km, Depth: 5.64 km, Rükl: 75
Depth data from Kurt Fisher database
- Westfall, 2000: 5.64 km
- Viscardy, 1985: 3.2 km
- Cherrington, 1969: 2.89 km
- Satellite crater Boussingault D is on the ALPO list of banded craters
- Boussingault is an eye-catcher on the fantastic 7-meter diameter moonglobe created by artist Luke Jerram (MUSEUM OF THE MOON). I wonder how many of the perplexed art-lovers and occasional visitors (and also astronomers and scientists) could recognize this crater and its name without looking at a lunar atlas...- DannyCaes Feb 1, 2018
Jean Baptiste Dieudonne; French chemist (1802-1887).
A Portfolio of Lunar Drawings (Harold Hill), pages 192, 193.