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Tholus (small domical mountain or hill)

(glossary entry; plural Tholi)

Table of Contents

[#Tholus (small domical mountain or hill) Tholus (small domical mountain or hill)]
[#Tholus (small domical mountain or hill)-Description Description]
[#Tholus (small domical mountain or hill)-Additional Information Additional Information]
[#Tholus (small domical mountain or hill)-LPOD Articles LPOD Articles]
[#Tholus (small domical mountain or hill)-Bibliography Bibliography]


A Latin suffix theoretically available for use in forming [/IAU%20nomenclature IAU-approved] names for lunar features.

Additional Information

  • According to [/IAU%20Transactions%20XVIB IAU Transactions XVIB] (p. 330, Items 5 & 6), this name can be considered for use on a case-by-case basis.
  • In practice it has never been used on the Moon (a possible candidate could be Mairan T, the curious small dome with craterpit on top, west of Mairan itself, southwest of Sinus Iridum).
  • See also: [/Mons Mons]

LPOD Articles


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