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Gazetteer of Planetary Nomenclature


Basic Info

Feature Name Zaynab
Clean Name Zaynab
Feature ID 14619
Target Enceladus
Feature Type Crater, craters


Coordinate System Planetographic, +West, 0 - 360
Northmost Latitude 69.80 °
Southmost Latitude 65.62 °
Eastmost Longitude 19.23 °
Westmost Longitude 34.72 °
Diameter 23.80 km
Center Latitude 69.52 °
Center Longitude 26.97 °
Quad -

Status and Origin

Approval Status Adopted by IAU
Approval Date Nov 17, 2009
Continent Asia
Culture Arabian
Origin Daughter of Dalilah in the tale "The Rogueries of Dalilah the Crafty and Her Daughter Zaynab the Coney-Catcher."
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.
Updated Nov 06, 2014 1:52 PM

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