Appendix B

Lunar Craters Sorted by LAC Chart

 

 

Name

Latitude

Longitude

Latitude

Longitude

Diam.

LAC

Strata

Strata

Comment

 

(sign)

(sign)

(NESW)

(NESW)

(km)

 

(name)

(chapter)

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Byrd

85.3

9.8

85.3 N

9.8 E

93

1

Pre-Nectarian

1

 

De Sitter

80.1

39.6

80.1 N

39.6 E

64

1

Nectarian

2

 

De Sitter A

80.2

26.6

80.2 N

26.6 E

36

1

Nectarian

2

 

De Sitter M

81.3

38.5

81.3 N

38.5 E

81

1

Nectarian

2

 

Froelich

80.3

-109.7

80.3 N

109.7 W

58

1

Nectarian

2

Partly covered by Imbrian ejecta

Hermite

86.0

-89.9

86.0 N

89.9 W

104

1

Pre-Nectarian

1

 

Lovelace

82.3

-106.4

82.3 N

106.4 W

54

1

Upper Imbrian

4

 

Nansen

80.9

95.3

80.9 N

95.3 E

104

1

Nectarian

2

Older than Humboldtianum Basin; possibly pre-Nectarian

Nansen A

82.8

63.0

82.8 N

63.0 E

46

1

Nectarian

2

Partly covered by Imbrian ejecta

Nansen F

84.7

60.0

84.7 N

60.0 E

62

1

Pre-Nectarian

1

 

Peary

88.6

33.0

88.6 N

33.0 E

73

1

Pre-Nectarian

1

 

Plaskett

82.1

174.3

82.1 N

174.3 E

109

1

Upper Imbrian

4

 

RozhdestvenskIy

85.2

-155.4

85.2 N

155.4 W

177

1

Pre-Nectarian

1

 

Rozhdestvenskiy K

82.7

144.6

82.7 N

144.6 W

42

1

Eratosthenian

5

 

RozhdestvenskIy W

84.8

137.2

84.8 N

137.2 E

75

1

Pre-Nectarian

1

 

Sylvester

82.7

-79.6

82.7 N

79.6 W

58

1

Nectarian

2

Partly covered by Imbrian ejecta

Anaximander

66.9

-51.3

66.9 N

51.3 W

67

2

Pre-Nectarian

1

 

Anaximander B

67.8

-60.7

67.8 N

60.7 W

78

2

Pre-Nectarian

1

 

Anaximander D

65.4

-50.1

65.4 N

50.1 W

92

2

Pre-Nectarian

1

 

Anaximenes

72.5

-44.5

72.5 N

44.5 W

80

2

Pre-Nectarian

1

 

Carpenter

69.4

-50.9

69.4 N

50.9 W

59

2

Copernican

6

 

Desargues

70.2

-73.3

70.2 N

73.3 W

85

2

Pre-Nectarian

1

 

Desargues M

70.2

-73.3

70.2 N

73.3 W

85

2

Lower Imbrian

3

 

Pascal

74.6

-70.3

74.6 N

70.3 W

115

2

Nectarian

2

Partly covered by Imbrian ejecta

Poncelet

75.8

-54.1

75.8 N

54.1 W

69

2

Pre-Nectarian

1

 

Poncelet A

79.5

-74.7

79.5 N

74.7 W

31

2

Nectarian

2

Partly covered by Imbrian ejecta

Poncelet C

77.4

-73.7

77.4 N

73.7 W

67

2

Pre-Nectarian

1

 

Anaxagoras

73.4

-10.1

73.4 N

10.1 W

50

3

Copernican

6

 

Barrow

71.3

7.7

71.3 N

7.7 E

92

3

Pre-Nectarian

1

Possibly Nectarian

Birmingham

65.1

-10.5

65.1 N

10.5 W

92

3

Pre-Nectarian

1

 

Epigenes

67.5

-4.6

67.5 N

4.6 W

55

3

Nectarian

2

Partly covered by Imbrian ejecta

Goldschmidt

73.2

-3.8

73.2 N

3.8 W

113

3

Pre-Nectarian

1

 

Mouchez

78.3

-26.6

78.3 N

26.6 W

81

3

Pre-Nectarian

1

 

Philolaus

72.1

-32.4

72.1 N

32.4 W

70

3

Copernican

6

 

Philolaus C

71.1

-32.7

71.1 N

32.7 W

95

3

Pre-Nectarian

1

 

Philolaus D

73.9

-27.8

73.9 N

27.8 W

91

3

Pre-Nectarian

1

 

Philolaus G

69.0

-23.6

69.0 N

23.6 W

95

3

Pre-Nectarian

1

 

W. Bond

65.4

4.5

65.4 N

4.5 E

156

3

Pre-Nectarian

1

 

Arnold

66.8

35.9

66.8 N

35.9 E

94

4

Pre-Nectarian

1

 

Baillaud

74.6

37.5

74.6 N

37.5 E

89

4

Pre-Nectarian

1

 

De Sitter L

78.8

34.5

78.8 N

34.5 E

69

4

Pre-Nectarian

1

 

Euctemon

76.4

31.3

76.4 N

31.3 E

62

4

Pre-Nectarian

1

 

Meton

73.6

18.8

73.6 N

18.8 E

130

4

Pre-Nectarian

1

 

Meton C

70.6

19.0

70.6 N

19.0 E

77

4

Pre-Nectarian

1

 

Meton D

72.2

24.7

72.2 N

24.7 E

78

4

Pre-Nectarian

1

 

Scoresby

77.7

14.1

77.7 N

14.1 E

55

4

Eratosthenian

5

 

Cusanus

72.0

70.8

72.0 N

70.8 E

63

5

Nectarian

2

Younger than Humboldtianum Basin

Hayn

64.7

85.2

64.7 N

85.2 E

87

5

Copernican

6

 

Hayn E

67.1

66.4

67.1 N

66.4 E

42

5

Eratosthenian

5

 

Hayn F

68.0

84.0

68.0 N

84.0 E

59

5

Nectarian

2

 

Petermann

74.2

66.3

74.2 N

66.3 E

73

5

Nectarian

2

Younger than Humboldtianum Basin

Petermann D

77.1

65.8

77.1 N

65.8 E

31

5

Nectarian

2

Older than Humboldtianum Basin

Petermann R

75.0

56.7

75.0 N

56.7 E

115

5

Pre-Nectarian

1

 

Shi Shen Q

74.2

96.3

74.2 N

96.3 E

45

5

Nectarian

2

Younger than Humboldtianum Basin

Dugan

64.2

103.3

64.2 N

103.3 E

50

6

Nectarian

2

Older than Humboldtianum Basin

Gamow U

66.7

137.0

66.7 N

137.0 E

39

6

Upper Imbrian

4

 

Gamow V

66.3

139.7

66.3 N

139.7 E

49

6

Nectarian

2

Younger than Humboldtianum Basin

Schwarzschild

70.1

121.2

70.1 N

121.2 E

212

6

Nectarian

2

Older than Humboldtianum Basin

Schwarzschild K

67.5

125.0

67.5 N

125.0 E

45

6

Nectarian

2

Younger than Humboldtianum Basin

Schwarzschild L

69.3

122.1

69.3 N

122.1 E

45

6

Nectarian

2

Lower Imbrian, is named on Plate 8B but shown too far North, should not be on 7B

Schwarzschild L

69.3

122.1

69.3 N

122.1 E

45

6

Lower Imbrian

3

Shown too far North on Plate 8B

Shi Shen

76.0

104.1

76.0 N

104.1 E

43

6

Nectarian

2

Older than Humboldtianum Basin

Emden D

64.4

-171.1

64.4 N

171.1 W

47

7

Nectarian

2

 

Emden U

64.7

177.9

64.7 N

177.9 E

38

7

Nectarian

2

 

Gamow

65.3

145.3

65.3 N

145.3 E

129

7

Nectarian

2

Older than Humboldtianum Basin

Karpinskiy

73.3

166.3

73.3 N

166.3 E

92

7

Lower Imbrian

3

 

Milankovič

77.2

168.8

77.2 N

168.8 E

101

7

Nectarian

2

 

Milankovič E

78.0

-177.2

78.0 N

177.2 W

46

7

Nectarian

2

 

Ricco

75.6

176.3

75.6 N

176.3 E

65

7

Eratosthenian

5

 

Roberts

71.1

-174.5

71.1 N

174.5 W

89

7

Pre-Nectarian

1

 

Roberts M

68.2

-174.3

68.2 N

174.3 W

46

7

Nectarian

2

Possibly Lower Imbrian: should be on Plate 7B, not 8B

Roberts M

68.2

-174.3

68.2 N

174.3 W

46

7

Lower Imbrian

3

Probably Nectarian: should be shown on Plate 7B, not 8B

Roberts N

69.0

-176.3

69.0 N

176.3 W

49

7

Nectarian

2

 

Schjellerup

69.7

157.1

69.7 N

157.1 E

62

7

Upper Imbrian

4

 

Schjellerup R

68.7

152.2

68.7 N

152.2 E

54

7

Nectarian

2

Younger than Humboldtianum Basin

Seares

73.5

145.8

73.5 N

145.8 E

110

7

Pre-Nectarian

1

 

Heymans

75.3

-144.1

75.3 N

144.1 W

50

8

Nectarian

2

Probably Nectarian, should be shown on Plate 7B, not 8B

Heymans

75.3

-144.1

75.3 N

144.1 W

50

8

Lower Imbrian

3

Probably Nectarian, should be shown on Plate 7B, not 8B

Hippocrates

70.7

-145.9

70.7 N

145.9 W

60

8

Nectarian

2

 

Kirkwood

68.8

-156.1

68.8 N

156.1 W

67

8

Eratosthenian

5

 

Mezentsev

72.1

-128.7

72.1 N

128.7 W

89

8

Pre-Nectarian

1

 

Mezentsev M

68.7

-126.8

68.7 N

126.8 W

74

8

Pre-Nectarian

1

 

Poinsot

79.5

-145.7

79.5 N

145.7 W

68

8

Pre-Nectarian

1

 

Sommerfeld

65.2

-162.4

65.2 N

162.4 W

169

8

Nectarian

2

 

Stebbins

64.8

-141.8

64.8 N

141.8 W

131

8

Pre-Nectarian

1

 

Stebbins C

67.7

-133.6

67.7 N

133.6 W

39

8

Upper Imbrian

4

 

Stebbins U

65.4

-147.6

65.4 N

147.6 W

44

8

Nectarian

2

Possibly Lower Imbrian: should be shown on Plate 7B, not 8B

Stebbins U

65.4

-147.6

65.4 N

147.6 W

44

8

Lower Imbrian

3

Probably Nectarian: should be shown on Plate 7B, not 8B

Thiessen

75.4

-169.0

75.4 N

169.0 W

66

8

Pre-Nectarian

1

 

Brianchon

75.0

-86.2

75.0 N

86.2 W

134

9

Pre-Nectarian

1

 

Brianchon F

 

 

 

 

 

9

Lower Imbrian

3

Mislabeled on Plate 8B: is Brianchon T

Brianchon T

75.8

-99.8

75.8 N

99.8 W

30

9

Lower Imbrian

3

 

Lindblad

70.4

-98.8

70.4 N

98.8 W

66

9

Nectarian

2

Partly covered by Imbrian ejecta; possibly pre-Nectarian

Lindblad F

70.6

-94.3

70.6 N

94.3 W

42

9

Upper Imbrian

4

Possibly Lower Imbrian

Merrill

75.2

-116.3

75.2 N

116.3 W

57

9

Nectarian

2

Partly covered by Imbrian ejecta

Niepce

72.7

-119.1

72.7 N

119.1 W

57

9

Nectarian

2

Possibly pre-Nectarian, IAU changed spelling from Niépce

Nöether T

66.3

-121.5

66.3 N

121.5 W

44

9

Nectarian

2

 

Nöther  (Noether)

66.6

-113.5

66.6 N

113.5 W

67

9

Nectarian

2

Partly covered by Imbrian ejecta

Nöther (Noether) U

67.6

-123.4

67.6 N

123.4 W

36

9

Lower Imbrian

3

 

Babbage

59.7

-57.1

59.7 N

57.1 W

143

10

Pre-Nectarian

1

 

Babbage A

59.0

-55.1

59.0 N

55.1 W

32

10

Lower Imbrian

3

 

Babbage D

58.6

-61.0

58.6 N

61.0 W

68

10

Pre-Nectarian

1

 

Cleostratus

60.4

-77.0

60.4 N

77.0 W

62

10

Nectarian

2

Partly covered by Imbrian ejecta

Markov

53.4

-62.7

53.4 N

62.7 W

40

10

Upper Imbrian

4

 

Oenopides

57.0

-64.1

57.0 N

64.1 W

67

10

Pre-Nectarian

1

 

Pythagoras

63.5

-63.0

63.5 N

63.0 W

142

10

Eratosthenian

5

 

Repsold

51.3

-78.6

51.3 N

78.6 W

109

10

Pre-Nectarian

1

Possibly Nectarian

Repsold C

48.9

-73.6

48.9 N

73.6 W

133

10

Pre-Nectarian

1

Possibly Nectarian

South

58.0

-50.8

58.0 N

50.8 W

104

10

Pre-Nectarian

1

 

Bianchini

48.7

-34.3

48.7 N

34.3 W

38

11

Upper Imbrian

4

 

Harpalus

52.6

-43.4

52.6 N

43.4 W

39

11

Copernican

6

 

J. Herschel

62.0

-42.0

62.0 N

42.0 W

165

11

Pre-Nectarian

1

 

La Condamine

53.4

-28.2

53.4 N

28.2 W

37

11

Lower Imbrian

3

 

Maupertuis

49.6

-27.3

49.6 N

27.3 W

45

11

Lower Imbrian

3

 

Fontenelle

63.4

-18.9

63.4 N

18.9 W

38

12

Lower Imbrian

3

 

Plato

51.6

-9.4

51.6 N

9.4 W

109

12

Upper Imbrian

4

 

Timaeus

62.8

-0.5

62.8 N

0.5 W

32

12

Upper Imbrian

4

 

Aristoteles

50.2

17.4

50.2 N

17.4 E

87

13

Eratosthenian

5

 

C. Mayer

63.2

17.3

63.2 N

17.3 E

38

13

Upper Imbrian

4

 

C. Mayer B

60.2

15.6

60.2 N

15.6 E

36

13

Nectarian

2

Partly covered by Imbrian ejecta

Democritus

62.3

35.0

62.3 N

35.0 E

39

13

Upper Imbrian

4

 

Egede

48.7

10.6

48.7 N

10.6 E

37

13

Lower Imbrian

3

 

Gärtner

59.1

34.6

59.1 N

34.6 E

115

13

Pre-Nectarian

1

 

De La Rue

59.1

52.3

59.1 N

52.3 E

134

14

Pre-Nectarian

1

 

Endymion

53.9

57.0

53.9 N

57.0 E

123

14

Nectarian

2

Younger than Humboldtianum Basin

Endymion A

54.7

62.8

54.7 N

62.8 E

30

14

Upper Imbrian

4

 

Endymion B

59.8

67.2

59.8 N

67.2 E

59

14

Nectarian

2

Younger than Humboldtianum Basin

Endymion C

58.4

60.8

58.4 N

60.8 E

32

14

Upper Imbrian

4

 

Endymion J

53.5

50.7

53.5 N

50.7 E

67

14

Pre-Nectarian

1

 

Hercules A

 

 

 

 

 

14

Upper Imbrian

4

Renamed Keldysh

Keldysh

51.2

43.6

51.2 N

43.6 E

33

14

Upper Imbrian

4

Formerly Hercules A

Strabo

61.9

54.3

61.9 N

54.3 E

55

14

Nectarian

2

Younger than Humboldtianum Basin

Thales

61.8

50.3

61.8 N

50.3 E

31

14

Copernican

6

 

Bel’kovich K

63.8

93.6

63.8 N

93.6 E

47

15

Copernican

6

 

Bel'kovich

61.1

90.2

61.1 N

90.2 E

214

15

Nectarian

2

Not on Plate 7B

Bel'kovich A

58.7

86.0

58.7 N

86.0 E

58

15

Nectarian

2

Younger than Humboldtianum Basin

Boss L

50.9

82.3

50.9 N

82.3 E

40

15

Nectarian

2

Younger than Humboldtianum Basin

Compton R

52.6

91.5

52.6 N

91.5 E

37

15

Nectarian

2

Younger than Humboldtianum Basin

Hayn A

62.9

70.5

62.9 N

70.5 E

54

15

Nectarian

2

 

Mercurius M

50.9

73.9

50.9 N

73.9 E

40

15

Nectarian

2

Younger than Humboldtianum Basin

Compton

55.3

103.8

55.3 N

103.8 E

162

16

Lower Imbrian

3

 

von Bekesy

51.9

126.8

51.9 N

126.8 E

96

16

Pre-Nectarian

1

 

Yablochkov

60.9

128.3

60.9 N

128.3 E

99

16

Pre-Nectarian

1

 

Yablochkov U

61.9

120.8

61.9 N

120.8 E

30

16

Nectarian

2

Younger than Humboldtianum Basin

De Moraes

49.5

143.2

49.5 N

143.2 E

53

17

Nectarian

2

Younger than Moscoviense Basin, older than Humboldtianum Basin

De Moraes S

48.9

140.7

48.9 N

140.7 E

45

17

Nectarian

2

Younger than Moscoviense Basin, older than Humboldtianum Basin

Oberth

62.4

155.4

62.4 N

155.4 E

60

17

Nectarian

2

 

Olivier

59.1

138.5

59.1 N

138.5 E

69

17

Nectarian

2

Older than Humboldtianum Basin

Olivier N

56.7

137.1

56.7 N

137.1 E

63

17

Pre-Nectarian

1

 

Störmer

57.3

146.3

57.3 N

146.3 E

69

17

Upper Imbrian

4

 

Störmer C

58.3

150.6

58.3 N

150.6 E

61

17

Pre-Nectarian

1

 

Störmer H

54.8

150.2

54.8N

150.2E

32

17

Nectarian

2

Younger than Moscoviense Basin

van Rhijn

52.6

146.4

52.6 N

146.4 E

46

17

Nectarian

2

 

Van Rijn T

52.2

140.0

52.2 N

140.0 E

35

17

Lower Imbrian

3

Mislabled as Van Riln T on LAC 17

Volterra

56.8

132.2

56.8 N

132.2 E

52

17

Nectarian

2

Older than Humboldtianum basin, possibly pre-Nectarian

Avogardo

63.1

164.9

63.1 N

164.9 E

139

18

Pre-Nectarian

1

 

Chappell

54.7

-177.0

54.7 N

177.0 W

80

18

Pre-Nectarian

1

 

D’Alembert

50.8

163.9

50.8 N

163.9 E

248

18

Nectarian

2

Younger than Moscoviense Basin

D’Alembert Z

55.4

165.6

55.4 N

165.6 E

44

18

Upper Imbrian

4

 

Debye

49.6

-176.2

49.6 N

176.2 W

142

18

Pre-Nectarian

1

 

Debye E

50.4

-171.0

50.4 N

171.0 W

41

18

Nectarian

2

 

Emden

63.3

-177.3

63.3 N

177.3 W

111

18

Pre-Nectarian

1

 

Slipher

49.5

160.1

49.5 N

160.1 E

69

18

Lower Imbrian

3

 

Tikhov

62.3

171.7

62.3 N

171.7 E

83

18

Pre-Nectarian

1

 

Tsinger (Tzinger)

56.7

175.6

56.7 N

175.6 E

44

18

Nectarian

2

Younger than Moscoviense Basin

Yamamoto

58.1

160.9

58.1 N

160.9 E

76

18

Pre-Nectarian

1

 

Birkhoff

58.7

-146.1

58.7 N

146.1 W

345

19

Pre-Nectarian

1

 

Birkhoff K

57.8

-144.3

57.8 N

144.3 W

58

19

Nectarian

2

 

Birkhoff L

56.6

-144.8

56.6 N

144.8 W

37

19

Nectarian

2

 

Birkhoff Q

56.6

-150.8

56.6 N

150.8 W

43

19

Nectarian

2

 

Birkhoff X

62.1

-149.7

62.1 N

149.7 W

77

19

Pre-Nectarian

1

 

Birkhoff Z

61.3

-145.3

61.3 N

145.3 W

30

19

Copernican

6

 

Carnot

52.3

-143.5

52.3 N

143.5 W

126

19

Nectarian

2

 

Montgolfier Y

50.5

-161.3

50.5 N

161.3 W

40

19

Upper Imbrian

4

Possibly Lower Imbrian

Paraskevopoulos

50.4

-149.9

50.4 N

149.9 W

94

19

Pre-Nectarian

1

 

Paraskevopoulos S

49.1

-154.9

49.1 N

154.9 W

67

19

Pre-Nectarian

1

 

Paraskevopoulos Y

53.1

-150.4

53.1 N

150.4 W

46

19

Nectarian

2

 

Rowland

57.4

-162.5

57.4 N

162.5 W

171

19

Nectarian

2

 

Rowland J

53.1

-155.5

53.1 N

155.5 W

49

19

Eratosthenian

5

 

Rowland M

51.9

-162.4

51.9 N

162.4 W

58

19

Nectarian

2

Possibly pre-Nectarian

Rowland Y

59.1

-163.0

59.1 N

163.0 W

54

19

Nectarian

2

Probably Lower Imbrian, should be on Plate 8B, not 7B

Rowland Y

59.1

-163.0

59.1 N

163.0 W

54

19

Lower Imbrian

3

Possibly Nectarian: should be shown on plate 8B, not 7B

Carnot F

52.5

-138.9

52.5 N

138.9 W

35

20

Upper Imbrian

4

Possibly Lower Imbrian

Coulomb

54.7

-114.6

54.7 N

114.6 W

89

20

Nectarian

2

 

Coulomb C

57.4

-110.8

57.4 N

110.8 W

34

20

Nectarian

2

 

Coulomb N

50.6

-115.8

50.6 N

115.8 W

32

20

Upper Imbrian

4

Possibly Eratosthenian but should be shown on Plate 9b, not 10B

Coulomb N

50.6

-115.8

50.6 N

115.8 W

32

20

Eratosthenian

5

Probably Upper Imbrian, possibly Eratosthenian, should be shown on Plate 9b, not 10B

Coulomb P

50.5

-117.4

50.5 N

117.4 W

38

20

Nectarian

2

 

Dyson

61.3

-121.2

61.3 N

121.2 W

63

20

Nectarian

2

 

Dyson B

63.6

-117.6

63.6 N

117.6 W

45

20

Nectarian

2

 

Dyson M

58.4

-120.9

58.4 N

120.9 W

34

20

Nectarian

2

 

Dyson Q

59.8

-125.7

59.8 N

125.7 W

89

20

Pre-Nectarian

1

 

Kramers

53.6

-127.6

53.6 N

127.6 W

61

20

Pre-Nectarian

1

 

Kramers C

55.0

-125.6

55.0 N

125.6 W

60

20

Lower Imbrian

3

Possibly Upper Imbrian, not on Plate 8B

Kramers U

54.2

-132.4

54.2 N

132.4 W

38

20

Lower Imbrian

3

 

Sarton

49.3

-121.1

49.3 N

121.1 W

69

20

Nectarian

2

 

Schlesinger B

51.4

-134.9

51.4 N

134.9 W

66

20

Pre-Nectarian

1

 

Van’t Hoff F

61.5

-126.2

61.5 N

126.2 W

41

20

Upper Imbrian

4

 

Van't Hoff

62.1

-131.8

62.1 N

131.8 W

92

20

Pre-Nectarian

1

 

van't Hoff M

56.8

-132.1

56.8 N

132.1 W

36

20

Nectarian

2

 

Van't Hoff N

57.9

-132.3

57.9 N

132.3 W

46

20

Lower Imbrian

3

 

Weber

50.4

-123.4

50.4 N

123.4 W

42

20

Nectarian

2

 

Boole

63.7

-87.4

63.7 N

87.4 W

63

21

Pre-Nectarian

1

 

Boole H

61.6

-88.9

61.6 N

88.9 W

75

21

Pre-Nectarian

1

 

Chapman

50.4

-100.7

50.4 N

100.7 W

71

21

Pre-Nectarian

1

 

Cleostratus F

61.5

-80.4

61.5 N

80.4 W

50

21

Nectarian

2

Partly covered by Imbrian ejecta

Ellison

55.1

-107.5

55.1 N

107.5 W

36

21

Lower Imbrian

3