Gazetteer of Planetary Nomenclature
International Astronomical Union (IAU) Working Group for Planetary System Nomenclature (WGPSN)
Planetary Names: Mons, montes: Moria Montes on Titan

Moria Montes

Feature Name Moria Montes
Clean Name Moria Montes
Feature ID 15353
Target Titan
Feature Type Mons, montes
Coordinate System Planetographic, +West, 0 - 360
Control Network UNKNOWN
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Continent Europe
Ethnic/Cultural
Group or Country
England
Quad -
Reference [278] - The Complete Guide to Middle-earth, by Robert Foster: Ballantine Books, New York, 1978.
Approval Status Adopted by IAU
Approval Date Jul 20, 2015
Origin Name of three massive peaks, the Mountains of Moria, at the midpoint of the Misty Mountains range from Middle-earth, the fictional setting in fantasy novels by J.R.R. Tolkien.
Last Updated Oct 29, 2015 8:02 AM