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

Ular Facula

Feature Name Ular Facula
Clean Name Ular Facula
Feature ID 15817
Target Mercury
Feature Type Facula, faculae
Coordinate System Planetographic, +West, 0 - 360
Control Network MESSENGER Team
Northernmost Latitude -54.58 °
Southernmost Latitude -55.62 °
Easternmost Longitude 29.13 °
Westernmost Longitude 30.76 °
Diameter 41.00 km
Center Latitude -55.10 °
Center Longitude 29.95 °
Continent Asia
Group or Country
Quad H-11 [pdf]
Reference [513] - A Malay-English Dictionary, by R.J. Wilkinson: Kelly & Walsh Limited, 1901.
Approval Status Adopted by IAU
Approval Date Apr 16, 2019
Origin Malay word for snake.
Last Updated Apr 16, 2019 1:39 PM

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