Beautiful, Informative Maps of the Moon

The editors of Sky & Telescope have a close, decades-long friendship with the talented planetary scientists and cartographers at the U.S. Geological Survey's Astrogeology Science Center in Flagstaff, Arizona. Over the years the "Flag" team has been instrumental in preparing the base maps used for our planetary globes, and the Gazetteer of Planetary Nomenclature it maintains for the International Astronomical Union is the unrivaled, go-to source for information about named solar-system features. 

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