Gazetteer of Planetary Nomenclature
International Astronomical Union (IAU) Working Group for Planetary System Nomenclature (WGPSN)
Planetary Names: Crater, craters: Bancroft on Moon

Bancroft

Feature Name Bancroft
Clean Name Bancroft
Feature ID 594
Target Moon
Feature Type Crater, craters
Coordinate System Planetographic, +East, -180 - 180
Control Network
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Continent North America
Ethnic/Cultural
Group or Country
American
Quad LAC-41 [pdf]
Reference [89] - Dictionary of Scientific Biography, Charles Coulston Gillispie, editor in chief, vol. 9: Charles Scribner's Sons, New York, 1981.
Approval Status Adopted by IAU
Approval Date 1976
Origin Wilder Dwight; American chemist (1867-1953).
Last Updated Oct 18, 2010 12:00 PM

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