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Gazetteer of Planetary Nomenclature


Basic Info

Feature Name Turgis
Clean Name Turgis
Feature ID 14488
Target Iapetus
Feature Type Crater, craters


Coordinate System Planetographic, +West, 0 - 360
Northmost Latitude 16.90 °
Southmost Latitude 16.90 °
Eastmost Longitude 28.40 °
Westmost Longitude 28.40 °
Diameter 580.00 km
Center Latitude 16.90 °
Center Longitude 28.40 °
Quad -

Status and Origin

Approval Status Adopted by IAU
Approval Date Aug 05, 2008
Continent Europe
Culture France
Origin A Saracen baron; count of Tortelosa; killed by Oliver in the first battle.
Reference [29] - Song of Roland, translated by Dorothy L. Sayers: Penguin Books Ltd., Harmondsworth, Middlesex, England, 1967.
Updated Aug 05, 2008 1:10 PM

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