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


Feature Name Bechet
Clean Name Bechet
Feature ID 15138
Target Mercury
Feature Type Crater, craters
Coordinate System Planetographic, +West, 0 - 360
Control Network
Northernmost Latitude 83.27 °
Southernmost Latitude 82.87 °
Easternmost Longitude 93.55 °
Westernmost Longitude 96.98 °
Diameter 17.60 km
Center Latitude 83.07 °
Center Longitude 95.27 °
Northernmost Latitude 83.28 °
Southernmost Latitude 82.87 °
Easternmost Longitude 91.95 °
Westernmost Longitude 95.37 °
Diameter 17.60 km
Center Latitude 83.08 °
Center Longitude 93.66 °
Continent North America
Group or Country
United States
Quad H-01 [pdf]
Reference [75] - Webster's Biographical Dictionary: G. and C. Merriam Company, Springfield, Mass., 1974 (and other editions).
Approval Status Adopted by IAU
Approval Date Jun 18, 2013
Origin Sidney; American jazz musician and composer (1897-1959).
Last Updated Jun 18, 2013 7:21 AM

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