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

Al-Jāhiz

Feature Name Al-Jāhiz
Clean Name Al Jahiz
Feature ID 148
Target Mercury
Feature Type Crater, craters
Coordinate System Planetographic, +West, 0 - 360
Control Network
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Continent Asia
Ethnic/Cultural
Group or Country
Arabian
Quad H-06 [pdf]
Reference [80] - Lists of names for Mercury nomenclature, provided by David Morrison.
Approval Status Adopted by IAU
Approval Date 1976
Origin Arab author (d. 869).
Last Updated Oct 07, 2016 1:42 PM

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