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


Feature Name Erté
Clean Name Erte
Feature ID 15141
Target Mercury
Feature Type Crater, craters
Coordinate System Planetographic, +West, 0 - 360
Control Network
Northernmost Latitude 27.99 °
Southernmost Latitude 26.93 °
Easternmost Longitude 116.91 °
Westernmost Longitude 118.19 °
Diameter 48.55 km
Center Latitude 27.46 °
Center Longitude 117.55 °
Northernmost Latitude 27.98 °
Southernmost Latitude 26.91 °
Easternmost Longitude 116.69 °
Westernmost Longitude 117.98 °
Diameter 48.50 km
Center Latitude 27.44 °
Center Longitude 117.33 °
Continent Europe
Group or Country
Quad H-03 [pdf]
Reference [303] - Erté, Things I Remember: An Autobiography: Quadrangle/The New York Times Book Co., 1975.
Approval Status Adopted by IAU
Approval Date Jun 18, 2013
Origin Romain de Tirtoff; French artist and designer of Russian origin (1892-1990).
Last Updated Oct 11, 2016 12:18 PM

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