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Gazetteer of Planetary Nomenclature

Basic Info

Feature Name Grainger
Clean Name Grainger
Feature ID 14960
Target Mercury
Feature Type Crater, craters


Coordinate System Planetographic, +West, 0 - 360
Northmost Latitude -42.79 °
Southmost Latitude -45.43 °
Eastmost Longitude 253.33 °
Westmost Longitude 256.93 °
Diameter 112.61 km
Center Latitude -44.11 °
Center Longitude 255.13 °
Northmost Latitude -42.77 °
Southmost Latitude -45.41 °
Eastmost Longitude 253.39 °
Westmost Longitude 256.98 °
Diameter 113.00 km
Center Latitude -44.09 °
Center Longitude 255.19 °
Quad H-13 [pdf]

Status and Origin

Approval Status Adopted by IAU
Approval Date Apr 24, 2012
Continent Oceania
Culture Australia
Origin George Percy Aldridge; Australian-born composer (1882-1961).
Reference [75] - Webster's Biographical Dictionary: G. and C. Merriam Company, Springfield, Mass., 1974 (and other editions).
Updated Oct 11, 2016 12:56 PM

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