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

Montes Carpatus

Feature Name Montes Carpatus
Clean Name Montes Carpatus
Feature ID 4006
Target Moon
Feature Type Mons, montes
Coordinate System Planetographic, +East, -180 - 180
Control Network
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Continent Europe
Ethnic/Cultural
Group or Country
Romania (Rumania)
Quad LAC-58 [pdf]
Reference [66] - Named Lunar Formations, by Mary A. Blagg and K. Müller: Percy Lund, Humphries and Co. Ltd., London, 1935.
Approval Status Adopted by IAU
Approval Date 1961
Origin Named from terrestrial Carpathians.
Last Updated Oct 18, 2010 12:00 PM