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Gazetteer of Planetary Nomenclature

Basic Info

Feature Name Hopper
Clean Name Hopper
Feature ID 15080
Target Mercury
Feature Type Crater, craters


Coordinate System Planetographic, +West, 0 - 360
Northmost Latitude -11.99 °
Southmost Latitude -12.82 °
Eastmost Longitude 55.47 °
Westmost Longitude 56.32 °
Diameter 35.62 km
Center Latitude -12.40 °
Center Longitude 55.90 °
Northmost Latitude -12.02 °
Southmost Latitude -12.86 °
Eastmost Longitude 55.54 °
Westmost Longitude 56.38 °
Diameter 36.00 km
Center Latitude -12.44 °
Center Longitude 55.96 °
Quad H-06 [pdf]

Status and Origin

Approval Status Adopted by IAU
Approval Date Dec 19, 2012
Continent North America
Culture United States
Origin Edward; American painter (1882-1967).
Reference [75] - Webster's Biographical Dictionary: G. and C. Merriam Company, Springfield, Mass., 1974 (and other editions).
Updated Oct 11, 2016 1:46 PM

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