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


Feature Name Ferdinand
Clean Name Ferdinand
Feature ID 1938
Target Miranda
Feature Type Crater, craters
Coordinate System Planetocentric, +East, 0 - 360
Control Network UNKNOWN
Northernmost Latitude -34.70 °
Southernmost Latitude -34.90 °
Easternmost Longitude 204.50 °
Westernmost Longitude 199.70 °
Diameter 17.00 km
Center Latitude -34.80 °
Center Longitude 202.10 °
Continent Europe
Group or Country
Great Britain
Quad -
Reference [85] - The Complete Works of William Shakespeare, Illustrated: Avenel Books, a division of Crown Publishers, Inc., New York, 1975.
Approval Status Adopted by IAU
Approval Date 1988
Origin Son of King of Naples; loves Miranda in "The Tempest."
Last Updated Oct 01, 2006 3:30 PM