Official websites use .gov
A .gov website belongs to an official government organization in the United States.

Secure .gov websites use HTTPS
A lock ( ) or https:// means you’ve safely connected to the .gov website. Share sensitive information only on official, secure websites.

Gazetteer of Planetary Nomenclature

Basic Info

Feature Name Lismer
Clean Name Lismer
Feature ID 14956
Target Mercury
Feature Type Crater, craters


Coordinate System Planetographic, +West, 0 - 360
Northmost Latitude 82.90 °
Southmost Latitude 79.64 °
Eastmost Longitude 183.23 °
Westmost Longitude 203.38 °
Diameter 139.12 km
Center Latitude 81.31 °
Center Longitude 193.28 °
Northmost Latitude 83.10 °
Southmost Latitude 79.83 °
Eastmost Longitude 183.35 °
Westmost Longitude 203.97 °
Diameter 139.12 km
Center Latitude 81.51 °
Center Longitude 193.63 °
Quad H-01 [pdf]

Status and Origin

Approval Status Adopted by IAU
Approval Date Apr 24, 2012
Continent North America
Culture Canada
Origin Arthur; Canadian painter (1885-1969).
Reference [268] - A Concise History of Canadian Painting, by Dennis R. Reid: Oxford University Press, Toronto, 1988.
Updated Apr 24, 2012 10:12 AM

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

Changes in the control network drop down are not reflected automatically on the map. You may wish to select a different layer on the map to match the control network for the geometry you are viewing.

PDF Maps of Mercury