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

Ejo Faculae

Feature Name Ejo Faculae
Clean Name Ejo Faculae
Feature ID 15745
Target Mercury
Feature Type Facula, faculae
Coordinate System Planetographic, +West, 0 - 360
Control Network MESSENGER Team
Northernmost Latitude 15.70 °
Southernmost Latitude 13.30 °
Easternmost Longitude 199.40 °
Westernmost Longitude 201.60 °
Diameter 115.00 km
Center Latitude 14.50 °
Center Longitude 200.50 °
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Continent Africa
Group or Country
Quad H-08 [pdf]
Reference [459] - Dictionary of the Yoruba Language, by the Church Missionary Society: Church Missionary Society Bookshop, 1913.
Approval Status Adopted by IAU
Approval Date Apr 16, 2018
Origin Yoruba (Nigeria) word for snake.
Last Updated Apr 16, 2018 11:06 AM

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