Gazetteer of Planetary Nomenclature
International Astronomical Union (IAU) Working Group for Planetary System Nomenclature (WGPSN)
Planetary Names: Planitia, planitiae: Caladan Planitia on Titan

Caladan Planitia

Feature Name Caladan Planitia
Clean Name Caladan Planitia
Feature ID 15261
Target Titan
Feature Type Planitia, planitiae
Coordinate System Planetographic, +West, 0 - 360
Control Network UNKNOWN
Northernmost Latitude 56.00 °
Southernmost Latitude 10.50 °
Easternmost Longitude 195.00 °
Westernmost Longitude 269.00 °
Diameter 2800.00 km
Center Latitude 31.00 °
Center Longitude 226.00 °
Continent North America
Group or Country
United States
Quad -
Reference [339] - The Science of Dune, edited by Kevin R. Grazier: BenBella Books, Dallas, TX, 2008.
Approval Status Adopted by IAU
Approval Date Oct 08, 2014
Origin Planet from the Dune series; the original home of the House Atriedes, a fictional noble family.
Last Updated Oct 09, 2014 10:02 AM