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Gazetteer of Planetary Nomenclature


Basic Info

Feature Name Lot
Clean Name Lot
Feature ID 3478
Target Mimas
Feature Type Crater, craters


Coordinate System Planetographic, +West, 0 - 360
Northmost Latitude -27.76 °
Southmost Latitude -34.40 °
Eastmost Longitude 228.35 °
Westmost Longitude 235.40 °
Diameter 22.00 km
Center Latitude -31.46 °
Center Longitude 231.60 °
Quad -

Status and Origin

Approval Status Adopted by IAU
Approval Date 1982
Continent Europe
Culture Great Britain
Origin Leader of the rebel kings of the north and west. Married Margawse and begat Sir Gawain, Sir Aggravayne, Sir Gaheris.
Reference [37] - Malory's Le Morte d'Arthur, by Keith Baines: Clarkson N. Potter, Inc., New York, 1962.
Updated Aug 14, 2008 2:47 PM

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