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

Montes Apenninus

Feature Name Montes Apenninus
Clean Name Montes Apenninus
Feature ID 4004
Target Moon
Feature Type Mons, montes
Coordinate System Planetographic, +East, -180 - 180
Control Network
Northernmost Latitude 28.47 °
Southernmost Latitude 14.63 °
Easternmost Longitude 7.34 °
Westernmost Longitude -10.21 °
Diameter 599.67 km
Center Latitude 19.87 °
Center Longitude 0.03 °
Northernmost Latitude 28.47 °
Southernmost Latitude 14.63 °
Easternmost Longitude 0.00 °
Westernmost Longitude
Diameter 599.67 km
Center Latitude 19.30 °
Center Longitude -0.59 °
Northernmost Latitude 23.60 °
Southernmost Latitude 15.60 °
Easternmost Longitude -8.80 °
Westernmost Longitude 1.60 °
Diameter 401.00 km
Center Latitude 18.90 °
Center Longitude -3.70 °
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Continent Europe
Ethnic/Cultural
Group or Country
Italy
Quad LAC-41 [pdf]
Reference [67] - The System of Lunar Craters, Quadrants I, II, III, IV: by D. W. G. Arthur and others: Communications of the Lunar and Planetary Laboratory, vol. 2, no. 30, 1963: vol. 3, no. 40, 1964: vol. 3, no. 50, 1965: vol. 5, no. 70, 1966.
Approval Status Adopted by IAU
Approval Date 1961
Origin Named from terrestrial Apennines.
Last Updated Oct 18, 2010 12:00 PM