Physiographic Map of the Moon (1961)

Physiographic Divisions of the Moon
1:3 800 000
Engeneering Special Study of the Surface of the Moon I-351 1961
USGS
Robert Hackman, Arnold Mason

 

It contains a detailed, new, English, geographic nomenclature for the near side of the Moon. These names and division was never used afterwards even though it is more coherent than the traditional system.

 

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1:9M version (1962) Source: AC Mason, RJ Hackman, Photogeologic study of the Moon. In: Kopal Z, Mikhailov ZK, 1962 eds: The Moon. Academic Press. London and New York. Large size supplement to the book.

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Microfilm version in the Library of MIIGAiK, Moscow physiographic

Original color version

Source: http://www.lpi.usra.edu/resources/mapcatalog/ESS/

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