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

Dorsa Whiston

Feature Name Dorsa Whiston
Clean Name Dorsa Whiston
Feature ID 1604
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-38 [pdf]
Reference -
Approval Status Adopted by IAU
Approval Date 1976
Origin William; British mathematician, astronomer (1667-1752).
Last Updated Oct 18, 2010 12:00 PM