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en.wikipedia.org/wiki/List_of_geological_features_on_Mercury

List of geological features on Mercury is an itemization of mountains, valleys, craters and other ... plains are called planitiae, and most are named after mythological names associated with Mercury; escarpments are called rupes and are named after the ships of famous explorers; long, narrow depressions are called fossae ...

en.wikipedia.org/wiki/List_of_craters_on_Mercury

This is a list of named craters on Mercury, the innermost planet of the Solar System Most Mercurian craters are named after famous writers, artists and ...

www.windows2universe.org/?page=/mercury/Interior_Surface/Surface/surf_feat.html

Several features are named after famous astonomers and observatories. ... It's interesting to note that one side of the planet seems to be more heavily cratered ...

www.nasa.gov/audience/forstudents/5-8/features/nasa-knows/what-is-planet-mercury-58.html

The planet Mercury was known by ancient people thousands of years ago. It has no moons. ... It would take more than 18 Mercurys to be as big as Earth. If you could weigh ..... Microgravity can be experienced in other ways, as well. "Micro-" means .... One of Jupiter's most famous features is the Great Red Spot. It is a giant ...

airandspace.si.edu/exhibitions/exploring-the-planets/online/solar-system/mercury/surface.cfm

Learn about the surface features of Mercury. ... Craters on Mercury are named after famous artists, authors, and musicians.) Image courtesy of NASA/Johns ...

www.space.com/36-mercury-the-suns-closest-planetary-neighbor.html

Nov 30, 2016 ... Mercury is the smallest planet in our solar system and is known for its ... a temperature swing of more than 1,100 degrees F (600 degree C), the ...

space-facts.com/mercury

Mercury is the closest planet to the Sun and due to its proximity it is not easily seen except ... Most Mercurian craters are named after famous writers and artists.

amazingspace.org/resource_page/103/solar_system/type

Distinguishing features. Temperature variations on Mercury are the most extreme in the solar system ranging from 170° C (270° F) to 430° C (800° F). Its solid ...

theplanets.org/mercury

For every 2 orbits of the Sun, which takes around 88 Earth days, Mercury completes three .... Most of the Mercurian craters are named after famous writers and artists. ... The third of the surface features tells us something of great interest as well.