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

Thierry

Feature Name Thierry
Clean Name Thierry
Feature ID 14484
Target Iapetus
Feature Type Crater, craters
Coordinate System Planetographic, +West, 0 - 360
Control Network UNKNOWN
Northernmost Latitude -55.00 °
Southernmost Latitude -55.00 °
Easternmost Longitude 8.00 °
Westernmost Longitude 8.00 °
Diameter 110.00 km
Center Latitude -55.00 °
Center Longitude 8.00 °
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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 French knight; Duke of Argonne; brother of Godefroy, Charlemagne’s standard bearer. At Ganelon's trial, Thierry alone insists on Ganelon's guilt.
Last Updated Nov 17, 2008 3:58 PM