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


Feature Name Merlin
Clean Name Merlin
Feature ID 3857
Target Mimas
Feature Type Crater, craters
Coordinate System Planetographic, +West, 0 - 360
Control Network UNKNOWN
Northernmost Latitude -32.24 °
Southernmost Latitude -42.43 °
Easternmost Longitude 212.74 °
Westernmost Longitude 225.50 °
Diameter 37.00 km
Center Latitude -38.43 °
Center Longitude 219.01 °
Continent Europe
Group or Country
Great Britain
Quad -
Reference [37] - Malory's Le Morte d'Arthur, by Keith Baines: Clarkson N. Potter, Inc., New York, 1962.
Approval Status Adopted by IAU
Approval Date 1982
Origin Magician and prophet; son of the devil; Arthur's mentor.
Last Updated Aug 14, 2008 2:49 PM