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

Giedi Planitia

Feature Name Giedi Planitia
Clean Name Giedi Planitia
Feature ID 15653
Target Titan
Feature Type Planitia, planitiae
Coordinate System Planetographic, +West, 0 - 360
Control Network UNKNOWN
Northernmost Latitude 7.92 °
Southernmost Latitude 3.04 °
Easternmost Longitude 353.74 °
Westernmost Longitude 360.51 °
Diameter 303.25 km
Center Latitude 5.22 °
Center Longitude 357.02 °
Continent North America
Group or Country
United States
Quad -
Reference [229] - Dune, by Frank Herbert: Chilton Book Company, Radnor, Pennsylvania, 1965.
Approval Status Adopted by IAU
Approval Date Aug 24, 2017
Origin Planet from the Dune series; Giedi Prime is the homeworld of House Harkonnen.
Last Updated Aug 25, 2017 8:05 AM