Gazetteer of Planetary Nomenclature
International Astronomical Union (IAU) Working Group for Planetary System Nomenclature (WGPSN)
Planetary Names: Mons, montes: Mons Piton on Moon

Mons Piton

Feature Name Mons Piton
Clean Name Mons Piton
Feature ID 3993
Target Moon
Feature Type Mons, montes
Coordinate System Planetographic, +East, -180 - 180
Control Network
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Continent Africa
Ethnic/Cultural
Group or Country
Canary Is.
Quad LAC-25 [pdf]
Reference [66] - Named Lunar Formations, by Mary A. Blagg and K. M├╝ller: Percy Lund, Humphries and Co. Ltd., London, 1935.
Approval Status Adopted by IAU
Approval Date 1935
Origin Named from Mt. Piton on Tenerife Islands.
Last Updated Oct 18, 2010 12:00 PM
Satellite Feature(s) Piton B
Piton A