Gazetteer of Planetary Nomenclature
International Astronomical Union (IAU) Working Group for Planetary System Nomenclature (WGPSN)
Planetary Names: Planitia, planitiae: Suisei Planitia on Mercury

Suisei Planitia

Feature Name Suisei Planitia
Clean Name Suisei Planitia
Feature ID 5750
Target Mercury
Feature Type Planitia, planitiae
Coordinate System Planetographic, +West, 0 - 360
Control Network
Northernmost Latitude 61.10 °
Southernmost Latitude 57.30 °
Easternmost Longitude 140.10 °
Westernmost Longitude 161.40 °
Diameter 0.00 km
Center Latitude 59.20 °
Center Longitude 150.80 °
Northernmost Latitude 67.70 °
Southernmost Latitude 54.41 °
Easternmost Longitude 140.23 °
Westernmost Longitude 156.44 °
Diameter 569.00 km
Center Latitude 60.88 °
Center Longitude 147.81 °
Northernmost Latitude 67.70 °
Southernmost Latitude 54.41 °
Easternmost Longitude 140.23 °
Westernmost Longitude 156.44 °
Diameter 568.53 km
Center Latitude 60.88 °
Center Longitude 147.81 °
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Continent Asia
Ethnic/Cultural
Group or Country
Japan
Quad H-03 [pdf]
Reference [80] - Lists of names for Mercury nomenclature, provided by David Morrison.
Approval Status Adopted by IAU
Approval Date 1976
Origin Japanese word for the planet Mercury.
Last Updated Oct 14, 2016 9:14 AM

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