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


Feature Name Hisham
Clean Name Hisham
Feature ID 14606
Target Enceladus
Feature Type Crater, craters
Coordinate System Planetographic, +West, 0 - 360
Control Network UNKNOWN
Northernmost Latitude 48.04 °
Southernmost Latitude 43.15 °
Easternmost Longitude 276.89 °
Westernmost Longitude 283.92 °
Diameter 21.40 km
Center Latitude 48.25 °
Center Longitude 280.41 °
Continent Asia
Group or Country
Quad -
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.
Approval Status Adopted by IAU
Approval Date Nov 17, 2009
Origin Caliph in the tale "The Caliph Hisham and the Arab Youth."
Last Updated Aug 28, 2014 2:37 PM