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Gazetteer of Planetary Nomenclature


Basic Info

Feature Name Gawain
Clean Name Gawain
Feature ID 2123
Target Mimas
Feature Type Crater, craters


Coordinate System Planetographic, +West, 0 - 360
Northmost Latitude -53.83 °
Southmost Latitude -61.68 °
Eastmost Longitude 253.00 °
Westmost Longitude 267.61 °
Diameter 27.00 km
Center Latitude -58.54 °
Center Longitude 261.08 °
Quad -

Status and Origin

Approval Status Adopted by IAU
Approval Date 1982
Continent Europe
Culture Great Britain
Origin Eldest son of King Lot; Arthur's favorite cousin.
Reference [37] - Malory's Le Morte d'Arthur, by Keith Baines: Clarkson N. Potter, Inc., New York, 1962.
Updated Aug 14, 2008 2:27 PM

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