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

Acosta

Feature Name Acosta
Clean Name Acosta
Feature ID 40
Target Moon
Feature Type Crater, craters
Coordinate System Planetographic, +East, -180 - 180
Control Network
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Continent Europe
Ethnic/Cultural
Group or Country
Portugal
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Approval Status Adopted by IAU
Approval Date 1976
Origin Cristobal; Portuguese doctor, natural historian (1515-1580).
Last Updated Oct 18, 2010 12:00 PM

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