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


Feature Name Kamar
Clean Name Kamar
Feature ID 14609
Target Enceladus
Feature Type Crater, craters
Coordinate System Planetographic, +West, 0 - 360
Control Network UNKNOWN
Northernmost Latitude -36.13 °
Southernmost Latitude -39.87 °
Easternmost Longitude 29.33 °
Westernmost Longitude 35.18 °
Diameter 19.55 km
Center Latitude -40.62 °
Center Longitude 32.25 °
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 Kamar al-Akmár; Prince, son of Sabur (King of Persia) in the tale "The Ebony Horse."
Last Updated Aug 28, 2014 2:56 PM