Index page for lunar features whose names start with the letter C

Italics indicate farside features.

An additional list of names for Clair-Obscur phenomena on the moon's morning and evening terminator:
http://the-moon.wikispaces.com/clair-obscur

Note:
Johann Hewelcke's name Mons Mampsarus is a typographical error. On his chart it is Mons Campsarus.
-Riccioli- Caloris, Terra
-NASA- Cape, the (A-11 region)
-NASA- Cape Bruce (A-11 region)
-NASA- Cape Venus (A-11 region)
-Birt- C. Herschel (Caroline Herschel)
-Schroter- C. Mayer (Christian Mayer)
-Menzel, 1971- Cabannes
-Riccioli- Cabeus
-Hewelcke- Cadmus, Mons (IAU: Parrot C) (Wilkins's Millas, Lamech's Muller)
-Caes- Caes, Facula (the high-albedo craterlet NW of Sinus Honoris)
-Caes- Caes, Mons (see Helmholtz)
-IAU, 2010- Cai Lun
Cailleux
-Post Apollo- Cajal
-Menzel, 1971- Cajori
-Hewelcke- Calabraria, Insulae (IAU: probably parts of Montes Teneriffe)
-Hewelcke- Calathe, Insula (IAU: Tobias Mayer Beta, Rho, etc.)
-Hewelcke- Calchistan, Mons (IAU: Maurolycus, Stofler, etc.)
-Van Langren- Caleni (IAU: Asclepi)
-Van Langren- Calippi, Promontorium (Rukl: 48)
-Riccioli- Calippus
Calippus, Rima
-Van Langren- Cambierii (IAU: Sabine)
-NASA- Camelot (Apollo-17 site)
-Post Apollo- Cameron
-LTO- Camoens (south of Schubert C)
-Riccioli- Campanus
-Menzel, 1971- Campbell
-Hewelcke- Campsarus, Mons (bright area at Suess)
-NASA- Candide (Apollo-17 site)
-Menzel, 1971- Cannizzaro (in Poczobutt)
-RLA 1963- Cannon
-NASA- Canoe (Apollo-16 site)
-Van Langren- Cantelmi (IAU: Cichus)
-Menzel, 1971- Cantor
-NASA- Canyon (Apollo-15 site)
-Riccioli- Capella
Capella, Vallis
-Rand McNally- Cape Plato (see Plato)
-Hewelcke- Capraria, Insula (IAU: Montes Teneriffe Epsilon)
-Riccioli- Capuanus
-Wilkins- Caramuel (IAU: Bartels)
-Van Langren- Caramuelis (IAU: Descartes C / Dollond E)
-Hewelcke- Carcinites, Sinus (IAU: the eastern portion of Lacus Somniorum)
-Riccioli- Cardanus
Cardanus, Rima
-Maedler- Carlini
-Post Apollo- Carlos (craterlet SW of Mons Hadley Delta)
-Post Apollo- Carmen, Rima (near Mons Argaeus)
-Post Apollo- Carmichael
-Menzel, 1971- Carnot
-Post Apollo- Carol (craterlet near Ibn Firnas and Ostwald)
-Van Langren- Caroli D. Loth. (IAU: Metius)
-Van Langren- Caroli D. Mant. (IAU: Jacobi)
-Van Langren- CAROLI I Reg. Britt. (IAU: Walther)
-Hewelcke- Carpates, Mons (IAU: Eudoxus)
-Rand McNally- Carpathian plateau (see Copernicus)
-Hewelcke- Carpathos, Insula (IAU: Max Wolf)
-Hewelcke- / -Maedler- Carpatus, Montes
-Gaudibert- Carpenter
-NASA- Carr (IAU: Perepelkin)
-Post Apollo- Carrel
Carrel 1 (Irregular Mare Patch NW of Jansen G) (aka the Broken Ellipse)
-Post Apollo- Carrillo
-Birt?- -Schmidt?- Carrington
-Post Apollo- Cartan
-Van Langren- Cartesii (IAU: Romer)
-Gassendi- Carthusia (IAU: Copernicus)
Cartesio-Cayley zone (see Descartes)
-LTO- Caruso, Fossa (SE of Nielsen)
-Menzel, 1971- Carver
-LTO- Casals, Fossa (Rupes Cauchy)
-Riccioli- Casatus
-Van Langren- Casimiri Pol. P. (IAU: Mutus)
-Hewelcke- Casius, Mons (1) (IAU: Fourier and Vieta)
-Hewelcke- Casius, Mons (2) (IAU: Agatharchides P) (Wilkins's Novellas)
-Gassendi- Caspia (IAU: Mare Crisium)
-Van Langren- Caspium, Mare (De Moura) (IAU: Mare Crisium)
-Hewelcke- Caspium, Mare (IAU: Mare Fecunditatis)
-Menzel, 1971- Cassegrain
-Leon- (-"Nunki"-) Cassegrain, Mons (WNW of Cassegrain)
-Allard?- / -Schroter?- Cassini
-Cassini?- Cassini's Bright Spot (unofficial name for Hell Q)
Cassini's moon maiden (see Promontorium Heraclides)
-Van Langren- Cassiodori, Promontorium (Rukl: 48)
-Hewelcke- Cassiotis regio (IAU: the eastern border of Mare Humorum)
-NASA- CAT (Charles And Tom) (Apollo-16 site)
-Menzel, 1971- Catalán
-Hewelcke- Cataractes, Mons (IAU: Gassendi)
-Riccioli- Catharina
-Van Langren- Catholicum, Fretum (IAU: Mare Vaporum and Sinus Aestuum)
-Post Apollo- Cato, Dorsa
-NASA- Cat's Paw (Apollo-11 site)
-Hewelcke- Caucasius, Sinus (IAU: Sinus Concordiae)
-Hewelcke- Caucasus, Montes (originally at the IAU's Montes Pyrenaeus)
-Hewelcke- Caucasus Inferior, Montes (IAU: Borda, Santbech, etc.)
-Neison- Cauchy
-Caes- Cauchy D hills (NNE of Cauchy D, in W part of Sinus Concordiae)
Cauchy-5 (field of Irregular Mare Patches west of Donna in Mare Tranquillitatis)
-LTO- Cauchy, Fossa (Rima Cauchy)
Cauchy, Rima (aka Fossa Cauchy)(-LTO-)
Cauchy Fault (Rupes Cauchy)(aka Fossa Casals)(-LTO-)
-Rukl- Causeway (Bullialdus W)
-Riccioli- Cavalerius
-Maedler- Cavendish
-Post Apollo- Caventou
-Post Apollo- Cayeux, Dorsum
-Birt- Cayley
-Caes- Cayley's mob (cratercluster between Cayley and Rima Ariadaeus)
-NASA?- Cayley Formation
Cayley Plains (see Cayley Formation)
CBVC (see Compton-Belkovich Volcanic Complex)
-Hewelcke- Celenorum Tumulus (IAU: the chain La Caille to Vogel)
-LTO- Cellini (Kastner S)
-Schmidt- Celsius
-Riccioli- Censorinus
-Riccioli- Cepheus
-Menzel, 1971- Ceraski (see Tseraskiy)
-Hewelcke- Cercinna, Insula (IAU: Kepler's bright nimbus)
-Van Langren- Cerda (IAU: Krieger)
-LTO- Cervantes (Wyld J)
-Van Langren- Cesaris, Promontorium (Rukl: 47)
-Birt- Chacornac
-LTO- Chacornac, Fossa
Chacornac, Rimae
-Hewelcke- Chadisia, Promontorium (IAU: somewhere near Moltke)
-RP 1097- Chadwick
-NASA- Chaffee (IAU: Subbotin)
-Menzel, 1971- Chaffee (crewmember Apollo-1)
-NASA- Chain (Apollo-15 site)
-NASA- Chain Gulch (A-11 region)
-Birt- Chajorra (see Teneriffe, Montes)
-Hewelcke- Chalcidici, Montes (ejecta-ray east from Copernicus)
-Birt- Challis
-RP 1097- Chalonge
-NASA- Chama Peak (A-11 region)
-Menzel, 1971- Chamberlin
-Schmidt- Chamisso, Cap (IAU: Mons Argaeus)
-Menzel, 1971- Champollion
-Menzel, 1971- Chandler (and nearby highland ponds)
-Caes- Chandler's highland ponds (see Chandler)
-Menzel, 1971- Chang Heng
-Post Apollo- Chang-Ngo (craterlet in Alphonsus)
-Menzel, 1971- Chant
-Menzel, 1971- Chaplygin
-Menzel, 1971- Chapman
-Caes- Chapman D, Vallis (valley at Chapman D)
-RP 1097- Chappe
-Menzel, 1971- Chappell
-Robinson?- Chappy (ray-craterlet on Chaplygin's rim, see Chaplygin)
-Post Apollo- Charles (craterlet NW of Mons La Hire)
-NASA- Charlesworth (IAU: Saha)
-Menzel, 1971- Charlier
-Menzel, 1971- Chaucer
-Menzel, 1971- Chauvenet
Chawla (crewmember STS-107)
-Menzel, 1971- Chebyshev
-Wood- Cheerio crater ("ghost"-crater near Angstrom)
-LTO- Chekov (Kastner R)
-LTO- Chenier (Patsaev Q)
-Menzel, 1971- Chernyshev
-Lee- Chevallier
-Van Langren- Chigi (IAU: Tacitus)
-Post Apollo- Ching-Te (craterlet west of Apollo 17 site)
-Van Langren- Chisletti (IAU: Lambert)
-Schmidt- Chladni
-LTO- Chopin, Rima (very near Montes Agricola)
-Caes- Chopper, The (the chopper-shaped cratercluster at La Hire C)
-Menzel, 1971- Chrétien
-Post Apollo- Christel, Vallis (at Aratus CA, aka "Lorca")
-Hewelcke- Christi, Mons (IAU: Mons Piton)
-Van Langren- CHRISTIERNI IV Reg. Daniae (IAU: Purbach)
-Van Langren- CHRISTINAE Reg. Suec. (IAU: Regiomontanus)
-NASA- Chuck Hole (A-11 region)
-Riccioli- Cichus
-Van Langren- Ciermanni (IAU: Brayley)
-Hewelcke- Cilicum, Insula (IAU: Arago)
-Hewelcke- Cimaeus, Mons (IAU: Halley and Hind)
-Hewelcke- Cimmeriae, Paludes (IAU: Lacus Bonitatis, etc.)
-Hewelcke- Cimmerius, Mons (IAU: Macrobius)
-NASA- Cinco (Apollo-16 site)
-NASA- Cinder Cone (dark craterlet near Lassell C, see Lassell)
-Hewelcke- Circaeum, Promontorium (IAU: somewhere near Timocharis)
Circle harbour (Luna-21 / Lunokhod 2 site)
-Hewelcke- Cirna, Mons (location unknown)
-Krieger- Cisneutra (see Riphaeus, Montes)
-Krieger- Cissemlja (see Riphaeus, Montes)
-Van Langren- Clarae Isab. Leop. F. (IAU: Sulpicius Gallus M bright spot)
-Van Langren- Claramontii (IAU: Bianchini)
-Maedler- Clairaut
-Menzel, 1971- Clark
-NASA- Clark / Clark-Apollo (Apollo-17 site)
-Wilkins- Clarkson (Gassendi A)
-Neison- Clausius
-Van Langren- Clavii (IAU: Promontorium Laplace)
-Riccioli- Clavius
-J.Moore- Claw, the (Irregular Mare Patch N°22)
-Riccioli- Cleomedes
Cleomedes, Rimae
-Van Langren- Cleomedis, Promontorium (Rukl: 6)
-Post Apollo- Cleopatra, Rima (near Montes Agricola)
-Riccioli- Cleostratus
-Caes- Cleostratus, Vallis (valley WSW of Cleostratus)
-Post Apollo- Clerke
-NASA- Cliff (Apollo-15 site)
-Hewelcke- Climax, Mons (IAU: Sirsalis, Sirsalis A, and bright nimbus)
-Post Apollo- Cloos, Dorsum
-NASA- Cloverleaf (cratercluster in Aitken)
-NASA- Cloverleaf (Apollo-14 site)
-Copeland- Cluster mountain (Mons Vinogradov)
-Van Langren- Cobavi (IAU: Pico)
-Menzel, 1971- Coblentz
-Steavenson- Cobra Head (the "source" of Vallis Schroteri)
-Van Langren- Cocci (IAU: Vitruvius)
-NASA- Cochise (Apollo-17 site)
-Van Langren- Coci (IAU: Montes Teneriffe Delta, etc.)
-Menzel, 1971- Cockcroft
-Kuiper- Cognitum, Mare (impact site of Ranger 7 and Apollo 14's SIVB stage)
-Hewelcke- Coibacarani, Montes (IAU: Brenner, Fabricius, Metius)
-Hewelcke- Colchis (regio) (IAU: east of Sinus Asperitatis)
-NASA- Collins (IAU: Hirayama)
-Post Apollo- Collins (crewmember Apollo-11)
-Van Langren- Colombi, Promontorium (IAU: Agatharchides?)
-Maedler- Colombo
-Wilkins- Comas Sola (-760/ -548) (H.Hill's Basaltic Lava Areas?)
-Menzel, 1971- Compton (Basin)
-?- Compton peak (central peak of Compton)
-?- Compton-Belkovich Volcanic Complex (CBVC)
-Menzel, 1971- Comrie
-Menzel, 1971- Comstock
-Post Apollo- Concordiae, Sinus
-Van Langren- Conde Prin. (IAU: Nasireddin)
-Post Apollo- Condon
-Schroter- Condorcet
-Sternberg- Confucius (IAU: Paschen)
-NASA- Cone (Apollo-14 site)
-Menzel, 1971- Congreve
-Riccioli- Conon
Conon, Rima
-Van Langren- Conradi (IAU: Wrottesley)
-Caes- Constellation of four (Taruntius G, H, K, and P in Mare Fecunditatis)
-NASA- Contact (Apollo-15 site)
-Van Langren- Contarini (probably the Helmet)
-Van Langren- Conti (IAU: Tobias Mayer Alpha)
-NASA- Contour (Apollo-15 site)
-Maedler- Cook
-Wilkins- Cooke (Eimmart C)
-Menzel, 1971- Cooper
-Van Langren- Copernici (IAU: Eudoxus)
-Riccioli- Copernicus (aka Monarch-of-the-Moon)
-Hevelius- Corax, Montes (IAU: Proclus and SW part of rim Mare Crisium)
-Maedler- Cordillera, Montes
Cori
-Caes- Cori, Vallis (valley NNW of Cori)
-Menzel, 1971- Coriolis
-Van Langren- Cornaro (probably the Andreus hills)
-LTO- Corneille (west of Chauvenet)
-Hewelcke- Corocondametis, Lacus (IAU: Palus Somni)
-Hewelcke- Corsica, Insula (IAU: Timocharis)
-Wilkins- Cortes (IAU: Demonax A)
-Hewelcke- Cosyra, Insula (IAU: Tobias Mayer A bright nimbus)
-RP 1097- Couder
-Menzel, 1971- Coulomb (Zdenek Kopal's Nechville)
Coulomb-Sarton Basin
-Post Apollo- Courtney (craterlet NW of Euler)
-NASA- Cove (Apollo-16 site)
-Birt- Coxwell mountains (SW part of rim Mare Crisium)
-NASA- Crackled Hills (Apollo-15 site)
-Hewelcke- Cragus, Mons (IAU: Arzachel)
-Van Langren- Crani (IAU: Delambre)
-Hewelcke- Cratas, Mons (ejecta-ray north of Copernicus)
-Copeland- Crater chain (Stadius craterlets)
-Hewelcke- Crathis, Mons (IAU: Fra Mauro Kappa, Gamma, Zeta)
-RLA 1963- Cremona
-Van Langren- Crequii (IAU: Airy)
-NASA- Crescent (Apollo-12 site)
-NASA- Crescent (Apollo-15 site)
-Hewelcke- Creta, Insula (IAU: Bullialdus)
-Hewelcke- Creticum, Mare (IAU: probably near Bullialdus)
-Post Apollo- Crile
-Riccioli- Mare Crisium (Basin)
-Menzel, 1971- Crocco
-Van Langren- Croii (IAU: Heraclitus and Licetus)
-Menzel, 1971- Crommelin
-NASA- Crook (Apollo-15 site)
-Menzel, 1971- Crookes
-Caes- Crookes X, Catena
-NASA- Crossroads (Apollo-14 site)
-NASA- Crown (Apollo-16 site)
-Birt- Crozier
-Riccioli- Crüger
-Van Langren- Crugeri (IAU: Promontorium Heraclides?)
-NASA- Crystal (Apollo-15 site)
Ctesibius
-Van Langren- Cuevio (IAU: Montes Harbinger Alpha)
-Menzel, 1971- Curie
-Van Langren- Curtii (IAU: Furnerius?)
-Post Apollo- Curtis
Curtiss Cross (clair-obscur phenomenon at Fra Mauro Zeta, see Fra Mauro)
-Riccioli- Curtius
-Van Langren- Cusae (IAU: Eudoxus Kappa)
-Van Langren- / -Riccioli- / -Schmidt- Cusanus
-Post Apollo- Cushman, Dorsum
-Maedler- Cuvier
-Hewelcke- Cyanea Europa, Insula (IAU: vague bright area north of Tacquet)
-Hewelcke- Cydises, Mons (IAU: Apianus)
-Hewelcke- Cyprus, Insula (IAU: Birt)
-Menzel, 1971- Cyrano
-Riccioli- Cyrillus
-Schmidt?- Cyrillus, Cap (IAU: Promontorium Agarum)
-Riccioli- Cysatus