Lat: 14.6°N, Long: 35.7°E, Diam: 8 km, Height: km, Rükl: 25
AS17-M-0306 The other IAU-approved names for features in this field of view are Diana, Grace, and Lucian.
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On shadowless orbital photographs made during the mission of Apollo 15, Mons Esam shows up as a somewhat arc-shaped dark streak.
It was captured near the right margin of panoramic ITEK-camera frame AS15-P-9853.
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(LAC zone 61A2) LAC map Geologic map LTO map Topophotomap
- Arabic male name.
- According to NASA RP-1097, "Mons Esam" is a Minor Feature whose name was originally intended only for use in connection with Topophotomap 61A2/S1(on which it is plotted).