Gazetteer of Planetary Nomenclature
International Astronomical Union (IAU) Working Group for Planetary System Nomenclature (WGPSN)
Planetary Names: Crater, craters: Oskison on Mercury

Oskison

Feature Name Oskison
Clean Name Oskison
Feature ID 14516
Target Mercury
Feature Type Crater, craters
Coordinate System Planetographic, +West, 0 - 360
Control Network
Northernmost Latitude 60.60 °
Southernmost Latitude 60.60 °
Easternmost Longitude 215.30 °
Westernmost Longitude 215.30 °
Diameter 120.00 km
Center Latitude 60.60 °
Center Longitude 215.30 °
Northernmost Latitude 61.81 °
Southernmost Latitude 58.95 °
Easternmost Longitude 211.75 °
Westernmost Longitude 217.54 °
Diameter 121.88 km
Center Latitude 60.38 °
Center Longitude 214.64 °
Northernmost Latitude 61.79 °
Southernmost Latitude 58.91 °
Easternmost Longitude 211.85 °
Westernmost Longitude 217.66 °
Diameter 122.00 km
Center Latitude 60.36 °
Center Longitude 214.76 °
kml download Oskison.kml
Continent North America
Ethnic/Cultural
Group or Country
Cherokee
Quad H-04 [pdf]
Reference [216] - Dictionary of Literary Biography, Vol. 175: Native American Writers of the United States, edited by Kenneth M. Roemer: Gale Research Inc., Detroit, 1997.
Approval Status Adopted by IAU
Approval Date Nov 20, 2008
Origin John Milton; Cherokee author (1874-1947).
Last Updated Oct 12, 2016 12:13 PM

The boundaries shown on the maps above are approximate and are intended only to portray the locations of named features and their rough extents.
Get help using the map above.

Changes in the control network drop down are not reflected in the feature boundaries in the map above. Only the primary control network feature boundaries (in green) are displayed on the map.