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


Feature Name Gawain
Clean Name Gawain
Feature ID 2123
Target Mimas
Feature Type Crater, craters
Coordinate System Planetographic, +West, 0 - 360
Control Network UNKNOWN
Northernmost Latitude -53.83 °
Southernmost Latitude -61.68 °
Easternmost Longitude 253.00 °
Westernmost Longitude 267.61 °
Diameter 27.00 km
Center Latitude -58.54 °
Center Longitude 261.08 °
Continent Europe
Group or Country
Great Britain
Quad -
Reference [37] - Malory's Le Morte d'Arthur, by Keith Baines: Clarkson N. Potter, Inc., New York, 1962.
Approval Status Adopted by IAU
Approval Date 1982
Origin Eldest son of King Lot; Arthur's favorite cousin.
Last Updated Aug 14, 2008 2:27 PM