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Lat: 66.4°N, Long: 28.9°E, Diam: 36 km, Depth: 0.76 km, Rükl 5

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LO-IV-092H Moigno is in the center. On its floor is the 9-km shadowed circle of Moigno C. Also visible in this view are 9-km Neison A (upper left) and 11-km Arnold G. Partially visible along the bottom margin is the northern part of 23-km Moigno D (on the left), and a similarly-sized, but unnamed, crater to its east.


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(LAC zone 4D3) USGS Digital Atlas PDF


Description: Elger

(IAU Directions) MOIGNO.--A ring-plain with a dark floor, adjoining Arnold on the N.W. There is a conspicuous little crater in the interior.

Description: Wikipedia


Additional Information

Depth data from Kurt Fisher database
  • Westfall, 2000: 0.76 km


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Abbe Moigno in the Sourcebook Project (William R. Corliss)

- Page 46 in: Mysterious Universe, a handbook of astronomical anomalies (1979) :
  • A Supposed New Interior Planet (Monthly Notices of the Royal Astronomical Society, 1859).