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

Rabel

Feature Name Rabel
Clean Name Rabel
Feature ID 14481
Target Iapetus
Feature Type Crater, craters
Coordinate System Planetographic, +West, 0 - 360
Control Network UNKNOWN
Northernmost Latitude -64.40 °
Southernmost Latitude -64.40 °
Easternmost Longitude 166.20 °
Westernmost Longitude 166.20 °
Diameter 91.00 km
Center Latitude -64.40 °
Center Longitude 166.20 °
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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 Aug 05, 2008
Origin A French baron; takes Roland’s place at vanguard of Charlemagne’s forces; leads first column.
Last Updated Nov 17, 2008 3:50 PM