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

Promontorium Kelvin

Feature Name Promontorium Kelvin
Clean Name Promontorium Kelvin
Feature ID 4844
Target Moon
Feature Type Promontorium, promontoria
Coordinate System Planetographic, +East, -180 - 180
Control Network
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Continent Europe
Group or Country
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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 William Thomson, Lord Kelvin; Scottish natural philosopher (1824-1907).
Last Updated Oct 18, 2010 12:00 PM
Satellite Feature(s) Kelvin F
Kelvin E
Kelvin G
Kelvin A
Kelvin B
Kelvin C
Kelvin D