Reference map showing IAU nomenclature, south-up, orthographic projection.
Arthur DWG, Agnieray AP, Horvath RA, Wood CA, Chapman CR 1963 The System of Lunar Craters, Quadrant I. Communications of the Lunar and Planetary Laboratory, 2 (30).
Published in Communications of the Lunar and Planetary Laboratory 30, 40,50,70, 1963-66
Also available in the Moon Wiki
Legend (A2 sheet) (Source)
Mariner 6-7 photographs manually glued onto a globe showing terrestrial telescopic view based albedo markings of Mars.
“The Mariner 6 pictures make two horizontal rows above; the Mariner 7 pictures extend from center to bottom right and across the south polar cap.” (Source)
Contour interval 1000 meters
Modified stereographic projection
Prepared by the Army Map Service, Corps of Engineers, U.S. Army, Washington, D.C., Compiled in 1963 by stereo-photogrammetric methods, from photography by Paris, McDonald, Mt. WIlson, Yerkes, Pic du Midi Observatories and other base sources. Names generally derived from and referred to “Named Lunar Formations” (1935) by M. Blagg and K. Müller.
Includes complete lunar names listing on the back.
“Small eminences are shown by lower case Greek letters, and small depressions (craters, valleys) by capital Roman letters. Rills are shown by Roman numbers.”
Size: 52 inch
Series Gradient Tint Printing:
Series Shaded relief
1:2,5M, 1962., Mare Nectaris-Mare Imbrium map sheet
Series “Preliminary printing“,
1:250k 1961, several sheets
(Photos from the Map collection of Stanford University)
Author: Robert G. Strom
Drawn by T.E.Weller
Tectonic Map of the Moon, Maps of the Lunar Lineament Systems
Orthographic Projection, 1:5.7M
Publication: Pergamon World Atlas. Pergamon Press. P.W.N. – Poland. Polish-Scientific Publishers. Warszawa. 1968. The English, civilian version of the Polish world atlas.
Cartographer: Wojskowe Zaklady Kartograficzne / Polish Army Topography Service
Page size: 40×32
Copies: 205,000 in Polish and 37,000 in English
The Lunar map shows the far side of the Moon based on the interpretation of the first Soviet photographs and includes the infamous “Soviet Range” that was misinterpreted as a mountain.
English translation of a French photographic atlas of the Moon.