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New Name for a Crater on the Moon

Tuesday, May 20, 2014

The IAU Working Group for Planetary System Nomenclature has approved the name Malinkin for a crater on the Moon. For more information, see the map of the Moon quadrangle LAC-144 in the Gazetteer of Planetary Nomenclature.

New Name for a Tholus on Mars

Friday, May 9, 2014

The IAU Working Group for Planetary System Nomenclature has approved the name Nili Tholus for a feature on Mars. For more information, see the map of MC-13 in the Gazetteer of Planetary Nomenclature.

New Name for a Dorsum on Mars

Tuesday, May 6, 2014

The IAU Working Group for Planetary System Nomenclature has approved the name Aram Dorsum for a feature on Mars. For more information, see the map of MC-11 in the Gazetteer of Planetary Nomenclature.