Gazetteer of Planetary Nomenclature
International Astronomical Union (IAU) Working Group for Planetary System Nomenclature (WGPSN)
Planetary Names: Dorsum, dorsa: Dorsa Sorby on Moon

Dorsa Sorby

Feature Name Dorsa Sorby
Clean Name Dorsa Sorby
Feature ID 1601
Target Moon
Feature Type Dorsum, dorsa
Coordinate System Planetographic, +East, -180 - 180
Control Network
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Continent Europe
Ethnic/Cultural
Group or Country
Great Britain
Quad LAC-42 [pdf]
Reference [75] - Webster's Biographical Dictionary: G. and C. Merriam Company, Springfield, Mass., 1974 (and other editions).
Approval Status Adopted by IAU
Approval Date 1976
Origin Henry Clifton; British Earth scientist (1826-1908).
Last Updated Oct 18, 2010 12:00 PM