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


Feature Name [Chekov]
Clean Name Chekov
Feature ID 6804
Target Moon
Feature Type Crater, craters
Coordinate System Planetographic, +East, -180 - 180
Control Network
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Continent Europe
Group or Country
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Reference -
Approval Status Never approved by the IAU
Approval Date -
Origin Anton Pavlovich; Russian author (1860-1904).
Last Updated Mar 25, 2011 12:14 PM
Additional Information This name was never approved by the IAU. The IAU-approved name for this feature is Kästner R.

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