USGS Astrogeology Science Center Nomenclature News http://astrogeology.usgs.gov/news News about current and upcoming space missions, USGS gelogic products and historical exhibits en-us <![CDATA[Name Approved for a Crater on the Moon: Slater]]> Mon, 04 May 2015 00:00:00 -0700 Slater for a crater on the Moon. For more information, see the Gazetteer of Planetary Nomenclature.]]> <![CDATA[Names Approved for Five Craters on Mercury]]> Thu, 30 Apr 2015 00:00:00 -0700 Carolan, Enheduanna, Karsh, Kulthum, and Rivera. For more information, see the Gazetteer of Planetary Nomenclature.]]> <![CDATA[Names Approved for Two Craters on Mars: Garni and Rauna]]> Fri, 24 Apr 2015 00:00:00 -0700 Garni and Rauna. For more information, see the Gazetteer of Planetary Nomenclature.]]> <![CDATA[Names Approved for Two Mensae on Mars]]> Sat, 18 Apr 2015 00:00:00 -0700 Juventae Mensa and Nia Mensa for two features on Mars. For more information see the Gazetteer of Planetary Nomenclature.]]> <![CDATA[Names Approved for Three Features on Mars]]> Thu, 16 Apr 2015 00:00:00 -0700 Badwater crater, Greeley crater, and Syria Colles. For more information, see the Gazetteer of Planetary Nomenclature.]]> <![CDATA[Names Approved for Two Craters on Titan]]> Wed, 15 Apr 2015 00:00:00 -0700 Forseti and Beag. For more information, see the Gazetteer of Planetary Nomenclature.]]> <![CDATA[New Mars Education Website]]> Fri, 10 Apr 2015 00:00:00 -0700 http://skywalker.cochise.edu/wellerr/mars-x/list.htm.]]> <![CDATA[New Name Approved for a Crater on the Moon]]> Tue, 31 Mar 2015 00:00:00 -0700 Tharp for a crater on the Moon. For more information, see the map of the Moon quadrangle LAC-102 in the Gazetteer of Planetary Nomenclature.]]> <![CDATA[Names Approved for Two Craters on Mars]]> Sat, 21 Mar 2015 00:00:00 -0700 Hunten and Choyr for two craters on Mars. For more information, see the Gazetteer of Planetary Nomenclature.]]> <![CDATA[New Name Approved for Jovian Satellite]]> Tue, 10 Mar 2015 00:00:00 -0700 "Planet and Satellite Names and Discoverers" page in the Gazetteer of Planetary Nomenclature.]]> <![CDATA[New Names Approved for Six Features on Ganymede]]> Wed, 04 Mar 2015 00:00:00 -0700 Ganymede Map and the Gazetteer of Planetary Nomenclature.]]> <![CDATA[New Names Approved for 28 Features on Titan]]> Wed, 21 Jan 2015 00:00:00 -0700 Titan North Pole Map and the Gazetteer of Planetary Nomenclature.]]> <![CDATA[New Name Approved for Crater on Mars]]> Tue, 09 Dec 2014 00:00:00 -0700 The IAU Working Group for Planetary System Nomenclature has approved the name Esira for a crater on Mars. For more information, see the Gazetteer of Planetary Nomenclature.
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<![CDATA[Descriptor Term and Theme Approved for Use on Titan]]> Sun, 23 Nov 2014 00:00:00 -0700 descriptor terms and Titan themes in the Gazetteer of Planetary Nomenclature.]]> <![CDATA[New Descriptor Term and Theme Approved for Use on Titan]]> Thu, 06 Nov 2014 00:00:00 -0700 descriptor terms and Titan themes in the Gazetteer of Planetary Nomenclature.]]>