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


Feature Name Akutagawa
Clean Name Akutagawa
Feature ID 15386
Target Mercury
Feature Type Crater, craters
Coordinate System Planetographic, +West, 0 - 360
Control Network MESSENGER Team
Northernmost Latitude 49.40 °
Southernmost Latitude 47.10 °
Easternmost Longitude 139.22 °
Westernmost Longitude 142.96 °
Diameter 106.00 km
Center Latitude 48.25 °
Center Longitude 141.09 °
Continent Asia
Group or Country
Quad H-03 [pdf]
Reference [59] - The New Encyclopaedia Britannica: Encyclopaedia Britannica Inc., Chicago, 1974, 1993.
Approval Status Adopted by IAU
Approval Date Sep 25, 2015
Origin Ryunosuke; Japanese writer (1892-1927).
Last Updated Oct 07, 2016 12:19 PM

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