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Gazetteer of Planetary Nomenclature

Basic Info

Feature Name Merrill X
Clean Name Merrill X
Feature ID 11353
Target Moon
Feature Type Satellite Feature


Coordinate System Planetographic, +East, -180 - 180
Northmost Latitude 77.16 °
Southmost Latitude 76.24 °
Eastmost Longitude -118.68 °
Westmost Longitude -122.66 °
Diameter 27.71 km
Center Latitude 76.70 °
Center Longitude -120.67 °
Northmost Latitude 77.00 °
Southmost Latitude 77.00 °
Eastmost Longitude -119.20 °
Westmost Longitude -119.20 °
Diameter 34.00 km
Center Latitude 77.00 °
Center Longitude -119.20 °
Northmost Latitude 77.19 °
Southmost Latitude 76.17 °
Eastmost Longitude -118.01 °
Westmost Longitude -122.44 °
Diameter 30.97 km
Center Latitude 76.68 °
Center Longitude -120.23 °
Quad LAC-9 [pdf]

Status and Origin

Approval Status Adopted by IAU
Approval Date 2006
Continent North America
Culture American
Origin Paul Willard; American astronomer (1887-1961).
Reference [68] - World Who's Who in Science, edited by Allen G. Debus: Western Publishing Company, Hannibal, Mo., 1968: New York, 1973.
Updated Oct 18, 2010 12:00 PM
Parent Feature Merrill

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