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International Astronomical Union (IAU) Working Group for Planetary System Nomenclature (WGPSN)
Planetary Names: Planitia, planitiae: Stilbon Planitia on Mercury

Stilbon Planitia

Feature Name Stilbon Planitia
Clean Name Stilbon Planitia
Feature ID 15560
Target Mercury
Feature Type Planitia, planitiae
Coordinate System Planetographic, +West, 0 - 360
Control Network MESSENGER Team
Northernmost Latitude 68.31 °
Southernmost Latitude 42.83 °
Easternmost Longitude 182.84 °
Westernmost Longitude 238.39 °
Diameter 1550.00 km
Center Latitude 57.54 °
Center Longitude 209.61 °
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Continent Europe
Ethnic/Cultural
Group or Country
Greek
Quad H-04 [pdf]
Reference [421] - Astrology in the Middle Ages, by Theodore Otto Wedel: Courier Corporation, 2005.
Approval Status Adopted by IAU
Approval Date Mar 14, 2017
Origin Ancient Greek word for the planet Mercury.
Last Updated Mar 14, 2017 2:12 PM

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