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

Amru Al-Qays

Feature Name Amru Al-Qays
Clean Name Amru Al Qays
Feature ID 244
Target Mercury
Feature Type Crater, craters
Coordinate System Planetographic, +West, 0 - 360
Control Network
Northernmost Latitude 12.30 °
Southernmost Latitude 12.20 °
Easternmost Longitude 175.00 °
Westernmost Longitude 176.20 °
Diameter 50.00 km
Center Latitude 12.30 °
Center Longitude 175.60 °
Northernmost Latitude 12.98 °
Southernmost Latitude 11.88 °
Easternmost Longitude 175.55 °
Westernmost Longitude 176.68 °
Diameter 47.00 km
Center Latitude 12.43 °
Center Longitude 176.11 °
Northernmost Latitude 12.93 °
Southernmost Latitude 11.82 °
Easternmost Longitude 175.44 °
Westernmost Longitude 176.57 °
Diameter 47.02 km
Center Latitude 12.37 °
Center Longitude 176.01 °
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Continent Asia
Ethnic/Cultural
Group or Country
Arabian
Quad H-08 [pdf]
Reference [80] - Lists of names for Mercury nomenclature, provided by David Morrison.
Approval Status Adopted by IAU
Approval Date 1976
Origin Arab poet (pre-Islamic).
Last Updated Oct 07, 2016 1:43 PM

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