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1585 Dorsa Aldrovandi Dorsa Aldrovandi Moon 126.81 23.61 28.65 25.62 21.57 29.11 28.57 +E (0-180) EU - Italy Dorsum, dorsa DO LAC-42 Approved 1976 [89] Ulisse; Italian Earth scientist (1522-1605). Oct 18, 2010
1586 Dorsa Andrusov Dorsa Andrusov Moon 80.98 -1.56 56.77 -0.34 -2.72 57.32 55.95 +E (0-180) EU - Soviet Dorsum, dorsa DO LAC-80 Approved 1976 [89] Nikolai Ivanovich; Soviet geologist (1861-1924). Oct 18, 2010
1587 Dorsa Argand Dorsa Argand Moon 91.94 28.29 -40.34 29.69 26.64 -39.98 -40.68 +E (0-180) EU - Switzerland Dorsum, dorsa DO LAC-39 Approved 1976 [89] Émile; Swiss geologist (1879-1940). Oct 18, 2010
1589 Dorsa Barlow Dorsa Barlow Moon 112.57 14.04 30.57 15.52 12.68 31.61 29.36 +E (0-180) EU - Great Britain Dorsum, dorsa DO LAC-61 Approved 1976 - William; British crystallographer (1845-1934). Oct 18, 2010
1591 Dorsa Burnet Dorsa Burnet Moon 194.99 26.18 -56.78 29.53 23.58 -54.75 -57.98 +E (0-180) EU - Great Britain Dorsum, dorsa DO LAC-38 Approved 1976 - Thomas; British Earth scientist (1635-1715). Oct 18, 2010
1592 Dorsa Cato Dorsa Cato Moon 128.64 0.21 47.7 2.23 -1.16 49.6 46.6 +E (0-180) EU - Roman Dorsum, dorsa DO LAC-61 Approved 1976 - Marcus Porcius; Roman geological engineer (234-149 B.C.). Oct 18, 2010
1593 Dorsa Dana Dorsa Dana Moon 82.31 2.26 89.6 3.2 2.09 90.53 88.34 +E (0-180) NA - American Dorsum, dorsa DO LAC-63 Approved 1976 [75] James Dwight; American Earth scientist (1813-1895). Oct 18, 2010
1594 Dorsa Ewing Dorsa Ewing Moon 261.57 -11.06 -38.31 -7.65 -12.57 -34.3 -41.04 +E (0-180) NA - American Dorsum, dorsa DO LAC-75 Approved 1976 - William Maurice; American geophysicist (1906-1974). Oct 18, 2010
1595 Dorsa Geikie Dorsa Geikie Moon 218.35 -4.21 52.83 -0.83 -7.23 53.48 51.14 +E (0-180) EU - Scotland Dorsum, dorsa DO LAC-80 Approved 1976 - Sir Archibald; Scottish geologist (1835-1924). Oct 18, 2010
1596 Dorsa Harker Dorsa Harker Moon 213.14 13.79 63.65 16.55 11.69 66.01 60.64 +E (0-180) EU - Great Britain Dorsum, dorsa DO LAC-62 Approved 1976 - Alfred; British petrologist (1859-1939). Oct 18, 2010
1597 Dorsa Lister Dorsa Lister Moon 180.09 19.76 23.52 22.39 18.86 25.07 20.8 +E (0-180) EU - Great Britain Dorsum, dorsa DO LAC-42 Approved 1976 [89] Martin; British stratigrapher, zoologist (1639-1712). Oct 18, 2010
1598 Dorsa Mawson Dorsa Mawson Moon 142.71 -7.77 52.48 -6.4 -8.97 54.41 50.44 +E (0-180) OC - Australia Dorsum, dorsa DO LAC-80 Approved 1979 - Douglas; English-Australian Antarctic explorer (1882-1958). Oct 18, 2010
1599 Dorsa Rubey Dorsa Rubey Moon 100.64 -9.88 -42.36 -8.53 -11.52 -42.28 -43.33 +E (0-180) NA - American Dorsum, dorsa DO LAC-75 Approved 1976 - William Walden; American geologist (1898-1974). Oct 18, 2010
1600 Dorsa Smirnov Dorsa Smirnov Moon 221.78 26.41 25.53 29.97 23.09 25.56 24.13 +E (0-180) EU - Soviet Dorsum, dorsa DO LAC-42 Approved 1976 [176] Sergei Sergeevich; Soviet Earth scientist (1895-1947). Oct 18, 2010
1601 Dorsa Sorby Dorsa Sorby Moon 76.03 18.65 13.7 19.24 18.44 14.98 12.53 +E (0-180) EU - Great Britain Dorsum, dorsa DO LAC-42 Approved 1976 [75] Henry Clifton; British Earth scientist (1826-1908). Oct 18, 2010
1602 Dorsa Stille Dorsa Stille Moon 66.32 26.91 -18.85 27.01 26.61 -17.66 -20.03 +E (0-180) EU - Germany Dorsum, dorsa DO LAC-40 Approved 1976 [66] Hans; German Earth scientist (1876-1966). Oct 18, 2010
1603 Dorsa Tetyaev Dorsa Tetyaev Moon 187.53 20.02 64.06 22.42 17.22 65.48 62.02 +E (0-180) EU - Soviet Dorsum, dorsa DO LAC-44 Approved 1979 - Mikhail Mikhailovich; Soviet geologist (1882-1956). Oct 18, 2010
1604 Dorsa Whiston Dorsa Whiston Moon 138.93 29.77 -56.96 31.74 27.68 -55.67 -58.45 +E (0-180) EU - Great Britain Dorsum, dorsa DO LAC-38 Approved 1976 - William; British mathematician, astronomer (1667-1752). Oct 18, 2010
1605 Dorsum Arduino Dorsum Arduino Moon 99.73 24.77 -36.27 26.28 23.74 -35.02 -36.47 +E (0-180) EU - Italy Dorsum, dorsa DO LAC-39 Approved 1976 - Giovanni; Italian Earth scientist (1713-1795). Oct 18, 2010
1606 Dorsum Azara Dorsum Azara Moon 103.2 26.86 19.17 28.52 25.71 20.36 18.66 +E (0-180) EU - Spain Dorsum, dorsa DO LAC-42 Approved 1976 - Felix De; Spanish Earth scientist (1746-1811). Oct 18, 2010
1607 Dorsum Bucher Dorsum Bucher Moon 84.65 30.76 -39.55 32.16 29.49 -39.19 -39.65 +E (0-180) EU - Switzerland Dorsum, dorsa DO LAC-39 Approved 1976 [75] Walter Herman; American geologist (1889-1965). Oct 18, 2010
1608 Dorsum Buckland Dorsum Buckland Moon 369.13 19.43 14.3 23.17 18.31 20.82 9.4 +E (0-180) EU - Great Britain Dorsum, dorsa DO LAC-42 Approved 1976 - William; British Earth scientist (1784-1856). Oct 18, 2010
1609 Dorsum Cayeux Dorsum Cayeux Moon 95.14 0.76 51.22 2.11 -0.6 52 50.92 +E (0-180) EU - France Dorsum, dorsa DO LAC-62 Approved 1976 - Lucien; French sedimentary petrographer (1864-1944). Oct 18, 2010
1610 Dorsum Cloos Dorsum Cloos Moon 103.09 1.15 90.41 2.58 -0.27 91.14 90.39 +E (0-180) EU - Germany Dorsum, dorsa DO LAC-64 Approved 1976 - Hans; German Earth scientist (1885-1951). Oct 18, 2010
1611 Dorsum Cushman Dorsum Cushman Moon 85.65 1.42 49.19 2.26 0.7 50.34 48.08 +E (0-180) NA - American Dorsum, dorsa DO LAC-61 Approved 1976 [59] Joseph Augustine; American micropaleontologist (1881-1949). Oct 18, 2010
1612 Dorsum Gast Dorsum Gast Moon 64.87 24.38 8.71 25.41 23.31 8.99 8.68 +E (0-180) NA - American Dorsum, dorsa DO LAC-41 Approved 1973 - Paul Werner; American geochemist, geologist (1930-1973). Oct 18, 2010
1613 Dorsum Grabau Dorsum Grabau Moon 123.69 29.76 -14.19 29.79 29.03 -12.14 -16.48 +E (0-180) NA - American Dorsum, dorsa DO LAC-40 Approved 1976 [75] Amadeus William; American paleontologist (1870-1946). Oct 18, 2010
1614 Dorsum Guettard Dorsum Guettard Moon 40.46 -9.92 -18.26 -9.51 -10.26 -17.68 -18.79 +E (0-180) EU - France Dorsum, dorsa DO LAC-76 Approved 1976 - Jean-Etienne; French geologist, mineralogist (1715-1786). Oct 18, 2010
1615 Dorsum Heim Dorsum Heim Moon 146.79 32.2 -29.83 34.12 30.52 -27.93 -31.38 +E (0-180) EU - Switzerland Dorsum, dorsa DO LAC-24 Approved 1976 - Albert; Swiss Earth scientist (1849-1937). Oct 18, 2010
1616 Dorsum Higazy Dorsum Higazy Moon 63.1 27.93 -17.47 28.39 26.93 -16.52 -17.55 +E (0-180) AF - Egypt Dorsum, dorsa DO LAC-40 Approved 1976 [197] Riad Abdel-Megid; Egyptian Earth scientist (1919-1967). Oct 18, 2010
6817 [Dorsum Lambert] Dorsum Lambert Moon 0 25.8 -21 25.8 25.8 -21 -21 +E (0-180) EU - Germany Dorsum, dorsa DO LAC-40 Dropped - - Johann Heinrich; German astronomer. Oct 18, 2010
1617 Dorsum Nicol Dorsum Nicol Moon 43.74 18.32 22.66 18.99 17.64 22.89 22.49 +E (0-180) EU - Scotland Dorsum, dorsa DO LAC-42 Approved 1976 - William; Scottish physicist (1768-1851). Oct 18, 2010
1618 Dorsum Niggli Dorsum Niggli Moon 47.75 29.01 -52.28 29.41 28.63 -51.5 -53.05 +E (0-180) EU - Switzerland Dorsum, dorsa DO LAC-38 Approved 1976 - Paul; Swiss Earth scientist (1888-1953). Oct 18, 2010
1619 Dorsum Oppel Dorsum Oppel Moon 297.62 19.31 52.09 22.03 14.69 56.16 51.8 +E (0-180) EU - Germany Dorsum, dorsa DO LAC-44 Approved 1976 - Albert; German paleontologist (1831-1865). Oct 18, 2010
1620 Dorsum Owen Dorsum Owen Moon 33.47 25.14 11.09 25.68 24.59 11.13 11.09 +E (0-180) EU - Great Britain Dorsum, dorsa DO LAC-42 Approved 1976 - George; British Earth scientist (1552-1613). Oct 18, 2010
1621 Dorsum Scilla Dorsum Scilla Moon 107.52 32.34 -60 33.65 30.73 -59.14 -61.21 +E (0-180) EU - Italy Dorsum, dorsa DO LAC-23 Approved 1976 - Agostino; Italian geologist (1639-1700). Oct 18, 2010
1622 Dorsum Termier Dorsum Termier Moon 89.65 11.63 57.15 12.34 10.89 58.26 55.85 +E (0-180) EU - France Dorsum, dorsa DO LAC-62 Approved 1976 - Pierre-Marie; French geologist (1859-1930). Oct 18, 2010
1623 Dorsum Thera Dorsum Thera Moon 7.25 24.4 -31.42 24.51 24.29 -31.38 -31.47 +E (0-180) EU - Greek Dorsum, dorsa DO LAC-39 Approved 1976 - Greek female name. Oct 18, 2010
1624 Dorsum Von Cotta Dorsum Von Cotta Moon 183.06 23.6 11.95 26.4 20.94 12.72 11.89 +E (0-180) EU - Germany Dorsum, dorsa DO LAC-42 Approved 1976 - Carl Bernard; German Earth scientist (1808-1879). Oct 18, 2010
1625 Dorsum Zirkel Dorsum Zirkel Moon 195.22 29.55 -24.82 31.79 27.15 -22.33 -27.45 +E (0-180) EU - Germany Dorsum, dorsa DO LAC-40 Approved 1976 - Ferdinand; German geologist, mineralogist (1838-1912). Oct 18, 2010

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