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


Feature Name Capote
Clean Name Capote
Feature ID 15188
Target Mercury
Feature Type Crater, craters
Coordinate System Planetographic, +West, 0 - 360
Control Network MESSENGER Team
Northernmost Latitude -20.07 °
Southernmost Latitude -22.13 °
Easternmost Longitude 286.54 °
Westernmost Longitude 288.64 °
Diameter 88.00 km
Center Latitude -21.10 °
Center Longitude 287.59 °
Continent North America
Group or Country
United States
Quad H-09 [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 Dec 16, 2013
Origin Truman; American author (1924-1984).
Last Updated Oct 07, 2016 3:34 PM

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