Gazetteer of Planetary Nomenclature
International Astronomical Union (IAU) Working Group for Planetary System Nomenclature (WGPSN)
Planetary Names: Crater, craters: Rizal on Mercury


Feature Name Rizal
Clean Name Rizal
Feature ID 15856
Target Mercury
Feature Type Crater, craters
Coordinate System Planetographic, +West, 0 - 360
Control Network MESSENGER Team
Northernmost Latitude 83.23 °
Southernmost Latitude 81.72 °
Easternmost Longitude 141.04 °
Westernmost Longitude 152.91 °
Diameter 64.00 km
Center Latitude 82.48 °
Center Longitude 146.98 °
Continent Asia
Group or Country
Quad H-01 [pdf]
Reference [541] - The First Filipino, a Biography of José Rizal, by Leon Ma. Guerroro, National Historical Commission, Manila, 1974.
Approval Status Adopted by IAU
Approval Date Sep 11, 2019
Origin José, Filipino writer (1861 – 1896).
Last Updated Sep 11, 2019 10:42 AM

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