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


Feature Name Abisme
Clean Name Abisme
Feature ID 15164
Target Iapetus
Feature Type Crater, craters
Coordinate System Planetographic, +West, 0 - 360
Control Network UNKNOWN
Northernmost Latitude 67.59 °
Southernmost Latitude 7.29 °
Easternmost Longitude 56.00 °
Westernmost Longitude 130.18 °
Diameter 767.74 km
Center Latitude 37.53 °
Center Longitude 92.92 °
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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 16, 2013
Origin A Saracen lord, killed by Archbishop Turpin.
Last Updated Aug 16, 2013 9:42 AM