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

Strauss

Feature Name Strauss
Clean Name Strauss
Feature ID 15860
Target Mercury
Feature Type Crater, craters
Coordinate System Planetographic, +West, 0 - 360
Control Network MESSENGER Team
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Continent Europe
Ethnic/Cultural
Group or Country
Austria
Quad H-01 [pdf]
Reference [538] - The Last Waltz: The Strauss Dynasty and Vienna, by John Suchet: St. Martin’s Press, New York, 2015.
Approval Status Adopted by IAU
Approval Date Sep 11, 2019
Origin Strauss family of musicians.
Last Updated Sep 16, 2019 10:27 AM

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