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Latin Name

Lat Long Diam

Origin

W.-Bond

65.4N

4.5W

156

William Cranch; American astronomer (1789-1859).

Walker

26.0S

162.2W

32

Joseph A.; American test pilot (1921-1966).

Wallace

20.3N

8.7W

26

Alfred Russel; British natural historian (1823-1913).

Wallach

4.9N

32.3E

6

Otto; German chemist; Nobel laureate (1847-1931).

Walter

33.1S

1.0E

128

Bernard; German (Walther)astronomer (1430-1504).

Wan-Hoo

9.8S

138.8W

52

Chinese inventor (unkn-c. 1500).

Wargentin

49.6S

60.2W

84

Pehr Vilhelm; Swedish astronomer (1717-1783).

Warner

4.0S

87.3E

35

Worcester Reed; American inventor (1846-1929).

Waterman

25.9S

128.0E

76

Alan T.; American physicist (1892-1967).

Watson

62.6S

124.5W

62

James C.; American astronomer (1838-1880).

Watt

49.5S

48.6E

66

James; Scottish inventor (1736-1819).

Watts

8.9N

46.3E

15

Chester Burleigh; American astronomer (1889-1971).

Webb

0.9S

60.0E

21

Thomas William; British astronomer (1806-1885).

Weber

50.4N

123.4W

42

Wilhelm E.; German physicist (1804-1891).

Wegener

45.2N

113.3W

88

"Alfred L.; German geophysicist, meteorologist (1880-1930)."

Weierstrass

1.3S

77.2E

33

Karl; German mathematician (1815-1897).

Weigel

58.2S

38.8W

35

Erhard; German mathematician (1625-1699).

Weinek

27.5S

37.0E

32

Ladislaus; Czechoslovakian astronomer (1848-1913).

Weiss

31.8S

19.5W

66

"Edmund; German astronomer, mathematician, physicist (1837-19"

Werner

28.0S

3.3E

70

Johann; German mathematician (1468-1528).

Wexler

69.1S

90.2E

51

Harry; American meteorologist (1911-1962).

Weyl

17.5N

120.2W

108

Hermann; German-American mathematician (1885-1955).

Whewell

4.2N

13.7E

13

William; British philosopher (1794-1866).

White

44.6S

158.3W

39

Edward H. II; American astronaut (1930-1967).

Wichmann

7.5S

38.1W

10

Moritz Ludwig Georg; German astronomer (1821-1859).

Widmanstatten

6.1S

85.5E

46

Aloys B.; German physicist (1753-1849).

Wiechert

84.5S

165.0E

41

E.; German geophysicist (1861-1928).

Wiener

40.8N

146.6E

120

Norbert; American mathematician (1894-1964).

Wildt

9.0N

75.8E

11

Rupert; German-American astronomer (1905-1976).

Wilhelm

43.4S

20.4W

106

"Wilhelm IV, Landgrave of Hesse; German astronomer (1532-1592)."

Wilkins

29.4S

19.6E

57

Hugh Percy; Britishselenographer (1896-1960).

Williams

42.0N

37.2E

36

Arthur Stanley; British astronomer (1861-1938).

Wilsing

21.5S

155.2W

73

J.; German astronomer (1856-1943).

Wilson

69.2S

42.4W

69

Alexander; Scottishastronomer (1714-1786); Charles T.R.; Scottish

Winkler

42.2N

179.0W

22

Johannes; German rocketry scientist (1897-1947).

Winlock

35.6N

105.6W

64

Joseph; American astronomer (1826-1875).

Winthrop

10.7S

44.4W

17

John; American astronomer (1714-1779).

Wohler

38.2S

31.4E

27

Friedrich; German chemist (1800-1882).

Wolf

22.7S

16.6W

25

Maxmilian Franz Joseph Cornelius; German astronomer (1863-1932).

Wollaston

30.6N

46.9W

10

"William Hyde; British chemist, physicist (1766-1828)."

Woltjer

45.2N

159.6W

46

Jan; Dutch astronomer (1891-1946).

Wood

43.0N

120.8W

78

Robert W.; Americanphysicist (1868-1955).

Wr'oblewski

24.0S

152.8E

21

Sigmund von; Polishphysicist (1845-1888).

Wright

31.6S

86.6W

39

Frederick E.; American astronomer (1878-1953); Thomas; British

Wrottesley

23.9S

56.8E

57

"John, Baron Wrottesley; British astronomer (1798-1867)."

Wurzelbauer

33.9S

15.9W

88

Johann Philipp von;German astronomer (1651-1725).

Wyld

1.4S

98.1E

93

James H.; American rocketry scientist (1913-1953).

Xenophanes

57.5N

82.0W

125

Of Colophon; Greek philosopher (570(?)-478(?) B.C.).

Xenophon

22.8S

122.1E

25

"Greek natural philosopher, historian (c. 430-354 B.C.)."

Yablochkov

60.9N

128.3E

99

Pavel N.; Russian electrical engineer (1847-1894).

Yakovkin

54.5S

78.8W

37

A. A.; Soviet astronomer (1887-1974).

Yamamoto

58.1N

160.9E

76

I.; Japanese astronomer (1889-1959).

Yangel'

17.0N

4.7E

8

Mikhail Kuzmich; Soviet rocketry scientist (1911-1971).

Yerkes

14.6N

51.7E

36

Charles T.; American benefactor (1837-1905).

Yoshi

24.6N

11.0E

1

Japanese male name.

Young

41.5S

50.9E

71

"Thomas; British doctor, physicist (1773-1829)."

Zach

60.9S

5.3E

70

Freiherr von; Hungarian astronomer (1754-1832).

Zagut

32.0S

22.1E

84

Abraham Ben Samuel;Spanish-Jewish astronomer (unkn-c. 1450).

Zahringer

5.6N

40.2E

11

Josef; German physicist (1929-1970).

Zanstra

2.9N

124.7E

42

Herman; Dutch astronomer (1894-1972).

Zasyadko

3.9N

94.2E

11

"Alexander Dmitrievich; Russian rocketry scientist, inventor (1"

Zeeman

75.2S

133.6W

190

Pieter; Dutch physicist; Nobel laureate (1865-1943).

Zelinskiy

28.9S

166.8E

53

Nikolay Dimitrievich; Soviet chemist (1860-1953).

Zeno

45.2N

72.9E

65

Of Citium; Greek philosopher (c. 335-263 B.C.).

Zernike

18.4N

168.2E

48

Frits; Dutch physicist; Nobel laureate (1888-1966).

Zhiritskiy

24.8S

120.3E

35

Georgiy S.; Soviet rocketry scientist (1893-1966).

Zhukovskiy

7.8N

167.0W

81

Nikolay E.; Russianphysicist (1847-1921).

Zinner

26.6N

58.8W

4

Ernst; German astronomer (1886-1970).

Zola 1

0.8S

87.0E

17

Emile; French writer (1840-1902).

Zollner

8.0S

18.9E

47

"Johann Karl Friedrich; German astrophysicist, astronomer (1834-18"

Zsigmondy

59.7N

104.7W

65

Richard Adolf; Austrian chemist; Nobel laureate (1865-1929).

Zucchius

61.4S

50.3W

64

"Zucchi, Niccolo; Italian mathematician, astronomer (1586-1670)."

Zupus

17.2S

52.3W

38

"Zupi, Giovanhi Battista; Italian astronomer (c. 1590-1650)."

Zwicky

15.4S

168.1E

150

Fritz; Swiss astrophysicist (1898-1974).

da Vinci

9.1N

45.0E

37

"Leonardo; Italian artist, inventor, mathematician (1452-1519)."

van't-Hoff

62.1N

131.8W

92

Jacobus H.; Dutch chemist; Nobel laureate (1852-1911).

van-Gent

15.4N

160.4E

43

H.; Dutch astronomer 1900-1947

van-Rhijn

52.6N

146.4E

46

Pieter J.; Dutch astronomer (1886-1960).

van-den Bergh

31.3N

159.1W

42

G.; Dutch astronomer (1890-1966).

van-den Bos

5.3S

146.0E

22

Willem Hendrik; South African astronomer (1896-1974).

von-Zeipel

42.6N

141.6W

83

E. H.; Swedish astronomer (1873-1959).



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