MONT BLANC is a mountain in the
Montes Alpes range on the
The name of
Mont Blanc , the highest mountain of terrestrial
Despite statements that lunar Mont Blanc, like terrestrial one, is a highest mountain of its Alps, measurements of Lunar Reconnaissance Orbiter show that it is only third, being 600 meters lower than the highest one and about 100 m lower than the second.
* ^ A B Altimetric data of
Lunar Reconnaissance Orbiter , obtained
via JMARS software
* ^ A B Blagg, M. A.; Müller, K.; Wesley, W. H.; Saunder, S. A.;
Franz, J. (1935). Named Lunar Formations. London: P. Lund, Humphries &
Co. Ltd. p. 37.
Bibcode :1935nlf..book.....B. Archived from the
original on 2015-04-17. (In the linked text — Blanc (Mt.), but in
scanned original book — Mont Blanc).
* ^ "Mont Blanc". Gazetteer of Planetary Nomenclature.
International Astronomical Union (IAU) Working Group for Planetary
System Nomenclature (WGPSN). 2010-10-18. Retrieved 2015-04-21.
* ^ Accordind to Gazetteer of Planetary Nomenclature as for 2015
* ^ Chu A.; Paech W.; Weigand M. (2012). "27 - Montes Alpes". The
* NASA Astronomy Picture of the Day: Plato and the Lunar
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