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Latin Name

Lat

Long

Diam

Origin

Kaiser

36.5S

6.5E

52

Frederick; Dutch astronomer (1808-1872).

Kamerlingh

15.0N

115.8W

66

Heike Kamerlingh Onnes; Onnes Dutch physicist; Nobel laureate (18

Kane

63.1N

26.1E

54

Elisha Kent; American explorer (1820-1857).

Kant

10.6S

20.1E

33

Immanuel; German philosopher (1724-1804).

Kao

6.7S

87.6E

34

Ping-Tse; Taiwaneseastronomer (1888-1970).

Kapteyn

10.8S

70.6E

49

Jacobus C.; Dutch astronomer (1851-1922).

Karima

25.9S

103.0E

3

Arabic female name.

Karpinskiy

73.3N

166.3E

92

Aleksey P.; Soviet geologist (1846-1936).

Karrer

52.1S

141.8W

51

Paul; Russian/Swissbiochemist; Nobel laureate (1889-1971).

Kasper

8.3N

122.1E

12

Polish male name.

Kastner

6.8S

78.5E

108

"Abraham Gotthelf; German mathematician, physicist (1719-1800)."

Katchalsky

5.9N

116.1E

32

"Katzir-Katchalsky, Aharon; Polish-Israeli chemist (1914-1972)."

Kathleen

5.9N

116.1E

32

Irish female name.

Kearons

11.4S

112.6W

23

William M.; American astronomer (1878-1948).

Keeler

10.2S

161.9E

160

James E.; American astronomer (1857-1900).

Kekule

16.4N

138.1W

94

Friedrich A.; German chemist (1829-1896).

Keldysh

51.2N

43.6E

33

Mstislav V.; Sovietmathematician (1911-1978).

Kepinski

28.8N

126.6E

31

F.; Polish astronomer (1885-1966).

Kepler

8.1N

38.0W

31

Johannes; German astronomer (1571-1630).

Khvol'son

13.8S

111.4E

54

Orest D.; Soviet physicist (1852-1934).

Kibal'chich

3.0N

146.5W

92

Nikolaj I.; Russianrocketry scientist (1853-1881).

Kidinnu

35.9N

122.9E

56

Or Cidenas; Babylonian astronomer (unkn-c. 343 B.C.).

Kies

26.3S

22.5W

45

"Johann; German mathematician, astronomer (1713-1781)."

Kiess

6.4S

84.0E

63

Carl Clarence; American astrophysicist (1887-1967).

Kimura

57.1S

118.4E

28

Hisashi; Japanese astronomer (1870-1943).

Kinau

60.8S

15.1E

41

"C. A.; German botanist, selenographer (unkn-fl. 1850)."

King

5.0N

120.5E

76

Arthur S.; Americanphysicist (1876-1957); Edward S.; American as

Kira

17.6S

132.8E

3

Russian female name.

Kirch

39.2N

5.6W

11

Gottfried; German astronomer (1639-1710).

Kircher

67.1S

45.3W

72

Athanasius; German humanitarian (1601-1680).

Kirchhoff

30.3N

38.8E

24

Gustav Robert; German physicist (1824-1887).

Kirkwood

68.8N

156.1W

67

Daniel; American astronomer (1814-1895).

Klaproth

69.8S

26.0W

119

"Martin Heinrich; German chemist, mineralogist(1743-1817)."

Klein

12.0S

2.6E

44

Hermann Joseph; German astronomer (1844-1914).

Kleymenov

32.4S

140.2W

55

Ivan T.; Soviet rocketry scientist (1898-1938).

Klute

37.2N

141.3W

75

Daniel O.; Americanrocketry scientist (1921-1964).

Knox-Shaw

5.3N

80.2E

12

Harold; British astronomer (1885-1970).

Koch

42.8S

150.1E

95

Robert; German doctor; Nobel laureate (1843-1910).

Kohlschutter

14.4N

154.0E

53

A Arnold; German astronomer (1883-1969).

Kolhorster

11.2N

114.6W

97

Werner; German physicist (1887-1946).

Komarov

24.7N

152.5E

78

Vladimir M.; Sovietcosmonaut (1927-1967).

Kondratyuk

14.9S

115.5E

108

Yurij V.; Soviet rocketry scientist (1897-1942).

Konig

24.1S

24.6W

23

"Rudolf; Austrian mathematician, astronomer (1865-1927)."

Konoplev

28.5S

125.5W

25

B.T.; Soviet radio engineer (1912-1960).

Konstantinov

9.8N

158.4E

66

Konstantin I.; Russian rocketry scientist (1817-1871).

Kopff

17.4S

89.6W

41

August; German astronomer (1882-1960).

Korolev

4.0S

157.4W

437

Sergej P.; Soviet rocketry scientist (1906-1966).

Kosberg

20.2S

149.6E

15

C. A.; Soviet aeronaut (1903-1965).

Kostinskiy

14.7N

118.8E

75

Sergey K.; Soviet astronomer (1867-1937).

Koval'skij

21.9S

101.0E

49

Marian A.; Russsianatronomer 1821-1884

Kovalevskaya

30.8N

129.6W

115

Sofia V.; Russian mathematician (1850-1891).

Kozyrev

46.8S

129.3E

65

Nikolay A.; Russianastronomer (1908-1983).

Krafft

16.6N

72.6W

51

"Wolfgang Ludwig; German astronomer, physicist(1743-1814)."

Kramarov

2.3S

98.8W

20

G.M.; Soviet space scientist (1887-1970).

Kramers

53.6N

127.6W

61

Hendrik A.; Dutch physicist (1894-1952).

Krasnov

29.9S

79.6W

40

Aleksander V.; Russian astronomer (1866-1907).

Krasovskiy

3.9N

175.5W

59

Feodosiy N.; Sovietgeodesist (1878-1948).

Kreiken

9.0S

84.6E

23

E. A.; Dutch astronomer (1896-1964).

Krieger

29.0N

45.6W

22

Johann Nepomuk; German selenographer (1865-1902).

Krishna

24.5N

11.3E

3

Indian male name.

Krogh

9.4N

65.7E

19

"Schack August Steenberg; Danish zoologist, physiologist; Nobel"

Krusenstern

26.2S

5.9E

47

"Adam Johann, Baron Von; Russian explorer (1770-1846)."

Krylov

35.6N

165.8W

49

"Aleksej N.; Soviet mathematician, mechanical engineer (1863-1945)."

Kugler

53.8S

103.7E

65

F. X.; German-Babylonian chronologist (1862-1929).

Kuiper

9.8S

22.7W

6

Gerard Peter; Dutch-American astronomer (1905-1973).

Kulik

42.4N

154.5W

58

Leonid A.; Soviet mineralogist (1883-1942).

Kundt

11.5S

11.5W

10

August; German physicist (1839-1894).

Kunowsky

3.2N

32.5W

18

Georg Karl Friedrich; German astronomer (1786-1846).

Kuo-Shou-Ching

8.4N

133.7W

34

Chinese astronomer (1231-1316).

Kurchatov

38.3N

142.1E

106

Igor' V.; Soviet nuclear physicist (1903-1960).