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

Charlemagne

Feature Name Charlemagne
Clean Name Charlemagne
Feature ID 1150
Target Iapetus
Feature Type Crater, craters
Coordinate System Planetographic, +West, 0 - 360
Control Network UNKNOWN
Northernmost Latitude 55.20 °
Southernmost Latitude 54.90 °
Easternmost Longitude 252.20 °
Westernmost Longitude 265.50 °
Diameter 95.00 km
Center Latitude 55.00 °
Center Longitude 258.80 °
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Continent Europe
Ethnic/Cultural
Group or Country
France
Quad -
Reference [29] - Song of Roland, translated by Dorothy L. Sayers: Penguin Books Ltd., Harmondsworth, Middlesex, England, 1967.
Approval Status Adopted by IAU
Approval Date 1982
Origin Emperor of France and Germanic nations; his forces fought the Saracens in Spain.
Last Updated Oct 01, 2006 3:30 PM