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

Ibab Facula

Feature Name Ibab Facula
Clean Name Ibab Facula
Feature ID 15749
Target Mercury
Feature Type Facula, faculae
Coordinate System Planetographic, +West, 0 - 360
Control Network MESSENGER Team
Northernmost Latitude 14.60 °
Southernmost Latitude 14.30 °
Easternmost Longitude 199.00 °
Westernmost Longitude 199.30 °
Diameter 13.00 km
Center Latitude 14.50 °
Center Longitude 199.20 °
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Continent Africa
Ethnic/Cultural
Group or Country
Ethiopia
Quad H-08 [pdf]
Reference [463] - Studies in Language, Volume 33, Issues 3-4, by Foundations of Language: J. Benjamins, 2009.
Approval Status Adopted by IAU
Approval Date Apr 16, 2018
Origin Amharic (Ethiopia) word for snake.
Last Updated Apr 16, 2018 12:54 PM

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