Gazetteer of Planetary Nomenclature
International Astronomical Union (IAU) Working Group for Planetary System Nomenclature (WGPSN)
Planetary Names: Fossa, fossae: Kaukabán Fossae on Enceladus

Kaukabán Fossae

Feature Name Kaukabán Fossae
Clean Name Kaukaban Fossae
Feature ID 14640
Target Enceladus
Feature Type Fossa, fossae
Coordinate System Planetographic, +West, 0 - 360
Control Network UNKNOWN
Northernmost Latitude 41.60 °
Southernmost Latitude 22.80 °
Easternmost Longitude 263.60 °
Westernmost Longitude 267.90 °
Diameter 83.40 km
Center Latitude 33.00 °
Center Longitude 266.00 °
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 Feb 04, 2010
Origin Place in the tale "How Abu Hasan Brake Wind."
Last Updated Feb 04, 2010 2:09 PM