Gazetteer of Planetary Nomenclature
International Astronomical Union (IAU) Working Group for Planetary System Nomenclature (WGPSN)
Planetary Names: Vallis, valles: Vallis Capella on Moon

Vallis Capella

Feature Name Vallis Capella
Clean Name Vallis Capella
Feature ID 6294
Target Moon
Feature Type Vallis, valles
Coordinate System Planetographic, +East, -180 - 180
Control Network
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Continent Europe
Ethnic/Cultural
Group or Country
Romania (Rumania)
Quad LAC-79 [pdf]
Reference [182] - Oxford Classical Dictionary: Oxford University Press, London, 1968.
Approval Status Adopted by IAU
Approval Date 1984
Origin Named from nearby crater.
Last Updated Oct 18, 2010 12:00 PM