Gazetteer of Planetary Nomenclature
International Astronomical Union (IAU) Working Group for Planetary System Nomenclature (WGPSN)
Planetary Names: Sinus, sinūs: Sinus Lunicus on Moon

Sinus Lunicus

Feature Name Sinus Lunicus
Clean Name Sinus Lunicus
Feature ID 5566
Target Moon
Feature Type Sinus, sinūs
Coordinate System Planetographic, +East, -180 - 180
Control Network
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Continent Europe
Ethnic/Cultural
Group or Country
Latin
Quad LAC-25 [pdf]
Reference -
Approval Status Adopted by IAU
Approval Date 1970
Origin "Lunik Bay"-landing area of Luna (Lunik) 2.
Last Updated Jul 24, 2013 2:00 PM