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

Coatl Facula

Feature Name Coatl Facula
Clean Name Coatl Facula
Feature ID 15919
Target Mercury
Feature Type Facula, faculae
Coordinate System Planetographic, +West, 0 - 360
Control Network MESSENGER Team
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Continent South and Central America
Ethnic/Cultural
Group or Country
Nahuatl
Quad H-13 [pdf]
Reference [575] - http://www.mexica.net/dictionary/
Approval Status Adopted by IAU
Approval Date Jun 01, 2020
Origin Aztec (Nahuatl) word for snake.
Last Updated Jul 01, 2020 5:30 PM

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