Gazetteer of Planetary Nomenclature
International Astronomical Union (IAU) Working Group for Planetary System Nomenclature (WGPSN)
Planetary Names: Landing site name: Smoky Mountains on Moon

Smoky Mountains

Feature Name Smoky Mountains
Clean Name Smoky Mountains
Feature ID 5606
Target Moon
Feature Type Landing site name
Coordinate System Planetographic, +East, -180 - 180
Control Network
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Continent North America
Ethnic/Cultural
Group or Country
American
Quad LAC-78 [pdf]
Reference [59] - The New Encyclopaedia Britannica: Encyclopaedia Britannica Inc., Chicago, 1974, 1993.
Approval Status Adopted by IAU
Approval Date 1973
Origin Astronaut-named feature, Apollo 16 site.
Last Updated Oct 25, 2010 2:05 PM