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


Feature Name Monk
Clean Name Monk
Feature ID 15144
Target Mercury
Feature Type Crater, craters
Coordinate System Planetographic, +West, 0 - 360
Control Network
Northernmost Latitude 66.40 °
Southernmost Latitude 66.11 °
Easternmost Longitude 296.18 °
Westernmost Longitude 296.89 °
Diameter 12.54 km
Center Latitude 66.26 °
Center Longitude 296.54 °
Northernmost Latitude 66.23 °
Southernmost Latitude 65.94 °
Easternmost Longitude 295.83 °
Westernmost Longitude 296.55 °
Diameter 12.00 km
Center Latitude 66.08 °
Center Longitude 296.19 °
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 Thelonious; American jazz musician and composer (1917-1982).
Last Updated Oct 12, 2016 8:02 AM

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