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Planetary Names: Landing site name: Hess-Apollo on Moon

Hess-Apollo

Feature Name Hess-Apollo
Clean Name Hess Apollo
Feature ID 2491
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-43 [pdf]
Reference [59] - The New Encyclopaedia Britannica: Encyclopaedia Britannica Inc., Chicago, 1974, 1993.
Approval Status Adopted by IAU
Approval Date 1973
Origin Astronaut-named feature, Apollo 17 site.
Last Updated Oct 25, 2010 1:57 PM