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

Promontorium Laplace

Feature Name Promontorium Laplace
Clean Name Promontorium Laplace
Feature ID 4845
Target Moon
Feature Type Promontorium, promontoria
Coordinate System Planetographic, +East, -180 - 180
Control Network
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Continent Europe
Ethnic/Cultural
Group or Country
France
Quad LAC-24 [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 Pierre Simon; French mathematician, astronomer (1749-1827).
Last Updated Oct 18, 2010 12:00 PM
Satellite Feature(s) Laplace B
Laplace D
Laplace E
Laplace F
Laplace L
Laplace M
Laplace A