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


Feature Name Calder
Clean Name Calder
Feature ID 15187
Target Mercury
Feature Type Crater, craters
Coordinate System Planetographic, +West, 0 - 360
Control Network MESSENGER Team
Northernmost Latitude 3.78 °
Southernmost Latitude 3.25 °
Easternmost Longitude 346.97 °
Westernmost Longitude 347.54 °
Diameter 24.00 km
Center Latitude 3.51 °
Center Longitude 347.25 °
Continent North America
Group or Country
United States
Quad H-10 [pdf]
Reference [312] - Calder’s Universe, by Jean Lipman: Running Press, New York, 1999.
Approval Status Adopted by IAU
Approval Date Dec 16, 2013
Origin Alexander; American sculptor (1898-1976).
Last Updated Oct 07, 2016 2:55 PM

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