Byron is a crater on Mercury. It has a diameter of 106.58 kilometers. Its name was adopted by the International Astronomical Union (IAU) in 1976. Byron is named for the English poet Lord Byron, who lived from 1788 to 1824.
Nearby prominent craters include Kuiper to the south-southeast whose ray system overlays the crater, Ravel to the southwest and the large Homer to the north-northwest.
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