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

Shevchenko

Feature Name Shevchenko
Clean Name Shevchenko
Feature ID 5486
Target Mercury
Feature Type Crater, craters
Coordinate System Planetographic, +West, 0 - 360
Control Network
Northernmost Latitude -51.95 °
Southernmost Latitude -55.32 °
Easternmost Longitude 43.18 °
Westernmost Longitude 48.85 °
Diameter 143.00 km
Center Latitude -53.64 °
Center Longitude 46.02 °
Northernmost Latitude -53.70 °
Southernmost Latitude -53.80 °
Easternmost Longitude 43.90 °
Westernmost Longitude 49.00 °
Diameter 137.00 km
Center Latitude -53.80 °
Center Longitude 46.50 °
Northernmost Latitude -51.86 °
Southernmost Latitude -55.23 °
Easternmost Longitude 43.34 °
Westernmost Longitude 49.01 °
Diameter 143.33 km
Center Latitude -53.55 °
Center Longitude 46.17 °
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Continent Europe
Ethnic/Cultural
Group or Country
Ukraine
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 Taras Hryhorovych; Ukrainian poet (1814-1861).
Last Updated Oct 14, 2016 12:21 PM

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