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


Feature Name Fonteyn
Clean Name Fonteyn
Feature ID 14959
Target Mercury
Feature Type Crater, craters
Coordinate System Planetographic, +West, 0 - 360
Control Network
Northernmost Latitude 33.15 °
Southernmost Latitude 32.54 °
Easternmost Longitude 263.90 °
Westernmost Longitude 264.72 °
Diameter 29.41 km
Center Latitude 32.85 °
Center Longitude 264.31 °
Northernmost Latitude 33.13 °
Southernmost Latitude 32.51 °
Easternmost Longitude 264.08 °
Westernmost Longitude 264.90 °
Diameter 29.00 km
Center Latitude 32.82 °
Center Longitude 264.49 °
Continent Europe
Group or Country
Quad H-04 [pdf]
Reference [139] - International Who's Who 1992-93: Europa Publications Limited, London, 1992 (and other editions).
Approval Status Adopted by IAU
Approval Date Apr 24, 2012
Origin Margot; English ballet dancer (1919-1991).
Last Updated Oct 11, 2016 12:27 PM

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