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


Feature Name Turgis
Clean Name Turgis
Feature ID 14488
Target Iapetus
Feature Type Crater, craters
Coordinate System Planetographic, +West, 0 - 360
Control Network UNKNOWN
Northernmost Latitude 16.90 °
Southernmost Latitude 16.90 °
Easternmost Longitude 28.40 °
Westernmost Longitude 28.40 °
Diameter 580.00 km
Center Latitude 16.90 °
Center Longitude 28.40 °
Continent Europe
Group or Country
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 Saracen baron; count of Tortelosa; killed by Oliver in the first battle.
Last Updated Aug 05, 2008 1:10 PM