Lat: 3.0°N, Long: 146.5°W, Diam: 92 km, Depth: km, Rükl: (farside), Nectarian
- Named for Nikolai Ivanovich Kibal'chich (1853 - April 3, 1881), a Russian revolutionary, the main explosive expert for Narodnaya Volya (the People's Will), and a rocket pioneer.
- Kibal'chich was among the long list of farside names approved by the IAU in 1970 and published in Menzel, 1971.
- In the planning for Apollo 8, the first manned circumlunar mission (1968), this crater (which did not then have an official name) was referred to informally as "Freeman" (source: Phil Stooke's LPOD).
Article number 41: Bright Crater Rays and Boulders (250 m ray-craterlet north of Kibal'chich R).