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Gazetteer of Planetary Nomenclature


Basic Info

Feature Name Al-Kuz
Clean Name Al Kuz
Feature ID 14225
Target Enceladus
Feature Type Crater, craters


Coordinate System Planetographic, +West, 0 - 360
Northmost Latitude -16.24 °
Southmost Latitude -18.38 °
Eastmost Longitude 177.70 °
Westmost Longitude 179.61 °
Diameter 10.15 km
Center Latitude -18.88 °
Center Longitude 178.66 °
Quad -

Status and Origin

Approval Status Adopted by IAU
Approval Date Nov 07, 2006
Continent Asia
Culture Arabian
Origin The barber’s fourth brother in “The Hunchback’s Tale.”
Reference [52] - Alf Laylah Wa Laylah, The Book of the Thousand Nights and a Night, by Richard F. Burton: Larsen-Harper, Colo. Press, Denver, Colo., 1900.
Updated Aug 28, 2014 2:19 PM

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