Van't Hoff

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van't Hoff

Lat: 61.68°N, Long: 132.64°W, Diam: 107.3 km, Depth: km, Rükl: (farside) pre-Nectarian

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Left: LROC WAC images (No.s M118371012ME and M118350652ME). Calibrated by LROC_WAC_Previewer.
Right: Lunar Orbiter V-025 h2


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van't Hoff

Additional Information

  • IAU page: van't Hoff
  • A valley east of van't Hoff is unofficially called Vallis van't Hoff. This valley is noticeable near the upper margin of LAC 20, and the northeastern continuation of it near the lower left corner of LAC 9, in the Clementine Atlas. Research: Danny Caes.


Jacobus Hendricus; Dutch chemist; Nobel laureate (1852-1911).

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Graphic color-coded LAC No. 20. Excerpt from the USGS Digital Atlas of the Moon.

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