Gazetteer of Planetary Nomenclature
International Astronomical Union (IAU) Working Group for Planetary System Nomenclature (WGPSN)
Planetary Names: Catena, catenae: Haystack Catena on Mercury

Haystack Catena

Feature Name Haystack Catena
Clean Name Haystack Catena
Feature ID 15108
Target Mercury
Feature Type Catena, catenae
Coordinate System Planetographic, +West, 0 - 360
Control Network
Northernmost Latitude 6.52 °
Southernmost Latitude 1.91 °
Easternmost Longitude 45.30 °
Westernmost Longitude 47.57 °
Diameter 274.00 km
Center Latitude 4.42 °
Center Longitude 46.48 °
Northernmost Latitude 7.67 °
Southernmost Latitude 1.93 °
Easternmost Longitude 45.25 °
Westernmost Longitude 48.13 °
Diameter 274.02 km
Center Latitude 4.70 °
Center Longitude 46.60 °
Continent North America
Group or Country
Quad H-06 [pdf]
Reference [80] - Lists of names for Mercury nomenclature, provided by David Morrison.
Approval Status Adopted by IAU
Approval Date Mar 26, 2013
Origin Radio telescope facility in Massachusetts.
Last Updated Oct 11, 2016 1:20 PM
Additional Information Name changed from Haystack Vallis.

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