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

Omar Khayyam

Feature Name Omar Khayyam
Clean Name Omar Khayyam
Feature ID 4456
Target Moon
Feature Type Crater, craters
Coordinate System Planetographic, +East, -180 - 180
Control Network
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Continent Asia
Ethnic/Cultural
Group or Country
Persian
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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 1970
Origin Al-Khayyāmī; Persian mathematician, astronomer, poet (c. 1048-c. 1131).
Last Updated Oct 18, 2010 12:00 PM

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