Gazetteer of Planetary Nomenclature
International Astronomical Union (IAU) Working Group for Planetary System Nomenclature (WGPSN)
Planetary Names: Promontorium, promontoria: Promontorium Fresnel on Moon

Promontorium Fresnel

Feature Name Promontorium Fresnel
Clean Name Promontorium Fresnel
Feature ID 4842
Target Moon
Feature Type Promontorium, promontoria
Coordinate System Planetographic, +East, -180 - 180
Control Network
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Continent Europe
Group or Country
Quad LAC-41 [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 Augustin Jean; French optician (1788-1827).
Last Updated Oct 18, 2010 12:00 PM