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
Northernmost Latitude 15.72 °
Southernmost Latitude 14.41 °
Easternmost Longitude 189.24 °
Westernmost Longitude 191.56 °
Diameter 107.00 km
Center Latitude 15.05 °
Center Longitude 190.45 °
Continent Europe
Group or Country
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