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Gazetteer of Planetary Nomenclature

Basic Info

Feature Name Carleton
Clean Name Carleton
Feature ID 15774
Target Mercury
Feature Type Crater, craters


Coordinate System Planetographic, +West, 0 - 360
Northmost Latitude -50.20 °
Southmost Latitude -54.20 °
Eastmost Longitude 300.20 °
Westmost Longitude 306.60 °
Diameter 177.00 km
Center Latitude -52.20 °
Center Longitude 303.40 °
Quad H-14 [pdf]

Status and Origin

Approval Status Adopted by IAU
Approval Date Oct 19, 2018
Continent Europe
Culture Ireland
Origin William; Irish writer (1794-1869).
Reference [487] - William Carleton, the novelist: his carnival and pastoral world of tragicomedy, by David Krause: University Press of America, 2000.
Updated Oct 19, 2018 3:08 PM

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