Gazetteer of Planetary Nomenclature
International Astronomical Union (IAU) Working Group for Planetary System Nomenclature (WGPSN)
Planetary Names: Facula, faculae: Nathair Facula on Mercury

Nathair Facula

Feature Name Nathair Facula
Clean Name Nathair Facula
Feature ID 15724
Target Mercury
Feature Type Facula, faculae
Coordinate System Planetographic, +West, 0 - 360
Control Network MESSENGER Team
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Continent Europe
Ethnic/Cultural
Group or Country
Ireland
Quad H-05 [pdf]
Reference [422] - Irish-English English-Irish Easy Reference Dictionary, Educational Company of Ireland: Rowman & Littlefield, 1998.
Approval Status Adopted by IAU
Approval Date Apr 02, 2018
Origin Irish word for snake.
Last Updated Apr 03, 2018 8:53 AM

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