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

Hitomaro

Feature Name Hitomaro
Clean Name Hitomaro
Feature ID 2526
Target Mercury
Feature Type Crater, craters
Coordinate System Planetographic, +West, 0 - 360
Control Network
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Continent Asia
Ethnic/Cultural
Group or Country
Japan
Quad H-06 [pdf]
Reference [59] - The New Encyclopaedia Britannica: Encyclopaedia Britannica Inc., Chicago, 1974, 1993.
Approval Status Adopted by IAU
Approval Date 1976
Origin Kakinomoto No; Japanese poet (c. 655-c. 700).
Last Updated Oct 11, 2016 1:35 PM

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