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

Phidias

Feature Name Phidias
Clean Name Phidias
Feature ID 4686
Target Mercury
Feature Type Crater, craters
Coordinate System Planetographic, +West, 0 - 360
Control Network
Northernmost Latitude 8.70 °
Southernmost Latitude 8.60 °
Easternmost Longitude 147.40 °
Westernmost Longitude 151.10 °
Diameter 160.00 km
Center Latitude 8.70 °
Center Longitude 149.30 °
Northernmost Latitude 10.79 °
Southernmost Latitude 7.10 °
Easternmost Longitude 147.75 °
Westernmost Longitude 151.59 °
Diameter 168.46 km
Center Latitude 8.94 °
Center Longitude 149.67 °
Northernmost Latitude 10.94 °
Southernmost Latitude 6.99 °
Easternmost Longitude 147.74 °
Westernmost Longitude 151.71 °
Diameter 168.00 km
Center Latitude 8.97 °
Center Longitude 149.73 °
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Continent Europe
Ethnic/Cultural
Group or Country
Greek
Quad H-08 [pdf]
Reference [59] - The New Encyclopaedia Britannica: Encyclopaedia Britannica Inc., Chicago, 1974, 1993.
Approval Status Adopted by IAU
Approval Date 1976
Origin Greek sculptor (fl. c. 490-430 B.C.).
Last Updated Oct 12, 2016 2:48 PM

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