Fix, from Nadeo team, said something like this : « reality looks real ». That’s mean Nadeo generate 3d relief « by hand » and not with a software function. For example, Canyon is inspired by real american canyons and Valley dirt roads by french forest roads.
In Moon menu, the player is in a vassel (or a lunar vehicle with a pressured cabin maybe), so we need control panels. Remember, nothing is better than reality. So Moon menu is directly inspired by Orion Cockpit :