Gazetteer of Planetary Nomenclature
International Astronomical Union (IAU) Working Group for Planetary System Nomenclature (WGPSN)
Planetary Names: Crater, craters: Isidorus on Moon


Feature Name Isidorus
Clean Name Isidorus
Feature ID 2736
Target Moon
Feature Type Crater, craters
Coordinate System Planetographic, +East, -180 - 180
Control Network
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Continent Europe
Group or Country
Quad LAC-79 [pdf]
Reference [89] - Dictionary of Scientific Biography, Charles Coulston Gillispie, editor in chief, vol. 9: Charles Scribner's Sons, New York, 1981.
Approval Status Adopted by IAU
Approval Date 1935
Origin St. Isidore of Seville; Spanish astronomer and encyclopaedist (c. 560-636).
Last Updated Oct 18, 2010 12:00 PM
Satellite Feature(s) Isidorus K
Isidorus A
Isidorus B
Isidorus C
Isidorus D
Isidorus E
Isidorus F
Isidorus G
Isidorus H
Isidorus U
Isidorus V
Isidorus W

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