Lunar north pole

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Lunar north pole mosaic by LRO

The lunar north pole extends from 60 to 90 degrees north latitude on the Moon.


Notable craters include: Avogadro, Bel'kovich, Brianchon, Emden, Gamow, Goldschmidt, Hermite, J. Herschel, Meton, Nansen, Pascal, Petermann, Philolaus, Plaskett, Pythagoras, Rozhdestvenskiy, Schwarzschild, Seares, Sommerfeld, Stebbins, Sylvester, Thales, Van't Hoff, W. Bond


The Astrobotic Technology Icebreaker mission is scheduled to land on the Moon at the north pole on 24 October 2015.[1]

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  1. ^ Staff (2012). "Icebreaker: Prospecting the Moon". Astrobotic Technology. Retrieved 19 March 2014. 

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