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

Mofolo

Feature Name Mofolo
Clean Name Mofolo
Feature ID 3944
Target Mercury
Feature Type Crater, craters
Coordinate System Planetographic, +West, 0 - 360
Control Network
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Continent Africa
Ethnic/Cultural
Group or Country
Lesotho
Quad H-11 [pdf]
Reference [59] - The New Encyclopaedia Britannica: Encyclopaedia Britannica Inc., Chicago, 1974, 1993.
Approval Status Adopted by IAU
Approval Date 1976
Origin Thomas; South African (Lesotho) novelist (1876/77-1948).
Last Updated Oct 12, 2016 7:55 AM

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