Gazetteer of Planetary Nomenclature
International Astronomical Union (IAU) Working Group for Planetary System Nomenclature (WGPSN)
Planetary Names: Vallis, valles: Vallis Christel on Moon

Vallis Christel

Feature Name Vallis Christel
Clean Name Vallis Christel
Feature ID 1200
Target Moon
Feature Type Vallis, valles
Coordinate System Planetographic, +East, -180 - 180
Control Network
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Continent Europe
Ethnic/Cultural
Group or Country
Germany
Quad LAC-42 [pdf]
Reference -
Approval Status Adopted by IAU
Approval Date 1976
Origin German female name, part of Aratus CA.
Last Updated Oct 18, 2010 12:00 PM
Additional Information Feature type changed from crater to vallis.