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

Vitruvius

Feature Name Vitruvius
Clean Name Vitruvius
Feature ID 6414
Target Moon
Feature Type Crater, craters
Coordinate System Planetographic, +East, -180 - 180
Control Network
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Continent Europe
Ethnic/Cultural
Group or Country
Roman
Quad LAC-43 [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 Vitruvius Pollio, Marcus; Roman engineer, architect (unkn-fl. c. 25 B.C.).
Last Updated Oct 18, 2010 12:00 PM
Satellite Feature(s) Vitruvius H
Vitruvius L
Vitruvius M
Vitruvius T
Vitruvius B
Vitruvius G

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