Gazetteer of Planetary Nomenclature
International Astronomical Union (IAU) Working Group for Planetary System Nomenclature (WGPSN)
Planetary Names: Landing site name: Crescent on Moon

Crescent

Feature Name Crescent
Clean Name Crescent
Feature ID 1330
Target Moon
Feature Type Landing site name
Coordinate System Planetographic, +East, -180 - 180
Control Network
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Continent North America
Ethnic/Cultural
Group or Country
American
Quad LAC-76 [pdf]
Reference [60] - Proceedings of the General Assembly in Transactions of the International Astronomical Union, vol. XB, 1958, through XXVB, 2003.
Approval Status Adopted by IAU
Approval Date 1973
Origin Astronaut-named feature, Apollo 12 site.
Last Updated Dec 15, 2015 2:36 PM