Biographical Encyclopedia of Astronomers

2014 Edition
| Editors: Thomas Hockey, Virginia Trimble, Thomas R. Williams, Katherine Bracher, Richard A. Jarrell, Jordan D. MarchéII, JoAnn Palmeri, Daniel W. E. Green

Chemla-Lameche, Felix

Reference work entry
DOI: https://doi.org/10.1007/978-1-4419-9917-7_271

Alternate Name

 Lamech, Felix

BornTunesia, 1894

Died1962

Greek-French selenographer Felix Lameche was one of the last prephotographic observers to have his lunar place names come into general use.

Selected Reference

  1. Gutschewski, Gary L., Danny C. Kinsler, and Ewen Whitaker (1971). Atlas and Gazetteer of the Near Side of the Moon. Washington, DC: Scientific and Technical Information Office, National Aeronautics and Space Administration.Google Scholar

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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Department of Earth ScienceUniversity of Northern IowaCedar FallsUSA