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Gazetteer of Planetary Nomenclature


Basic Info

Feature Name Merlin
Clean Name Merlin
Feature ID 3857
Target Mimas
Feature Type Crater, craters


Coordinate System Planetographic, +West, 0 - 360
Northmost Latitude -32.24 °
Southmost Latitude -42.43 °
Eastmost Longitude 212.74 °
Westmost Longitude 225.50 °
Diameter 37.00 km
Center Latitude -38.43 °
Center Longitude 219.01 °
Quad -

Status and Origin

Approval Status Adopted by IAU
Approval Date 1982
Continent Europe
Culture Great Britain
Origin Magician and prophet; son of the devil; Arthur's mentor.
Reference [37] - Malory's Le Morte d'Arthur, by Keith Baines: Clarkson N. Potter, Inc., New York, 1962.
Updated Aug 14, 2008 2:49 PM

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