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

Almeric

Feature Name Almeric
Clean Name Almeric
Feature ID 198
Target Iapetus
Feature Type Crater, craters
Coordinate System Planetographic, +West, 0 - 360
Control Network UNKNOWN
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Continent Europe
Ethnic/Cultural
Group or Country
France
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 1982
Origin One of 12 peers, killed by Marsilion.
Last Updated May 15, 2008 10:04 AM
Additional Information Defines 276 degrees longitude on Iapetus. Center longitude changed from 276.6 to 276.0 May 15, 2008.