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

Calippus

Feature Name Calippus
Clean Name Calippus
Feature ID 972
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
Greek
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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 1935
Origin Calippus of Cyzicus; Greek astronomer (c. 370 B.C.).
Last Updated Oct 18, 2010 12:00 PM
Satellite Feature(s) Calippus G
Calippus A
Calippus B
Calippus C
Calippus D
Calippus E
Calippus F
Additional Information Alternate spelling is Callippus.

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