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

Al-Hamadhani

Feature Name Al-Hamadhani
Clean Name Al Hamadhani
Feature ID 147
Target Mercury
Feature Type Crater, craters
Coordinate System Planetographic, +West, 0 - 360
Control Network
Northernmost Latitude 39.00 °
Southernmost Latitude 38.50 °
Easternmost Longitude 87.00 °
Westernmost Longitude 92.40 °
Diameter 186.00 km
Center Latitude 38.80 °
Center Longitude 89.70 °
Northernmost Latitude 40.99 °
Southernmost Latitude 37.06 °
Easternmost Longitude 89.42 °
Westernmost Longitude 94.48 °
Diameter 167.34 km
Center Latitude 39.02 °
Center Longitude 91.95 °
Northernmost Latitude 41.11 °
Southernmost Latitude 37.26 °
Easternmost Longitude 89.29 °
Westernmost Longitude 94.23 °
Diameter 164.00 km
Center Latitude 39.19 °
Center Longitude 91.76 °
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Continent Asia
Ethnic/Cultural
Group or Country
Arabian
Quad H-03 [pdf]
Reference [80] - Lists of names for Mercury nomenclature, provided by David Morrison.
Approval Status Adopted by IAU
Approval Date 1979
Origin Arab writer (d. 1007).
Last Updated Oct 07, 2016 1:34 PM

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