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


Feature Name Palomides
Clean Name Palomides
Feature ID 4563
Target Mimas
Feature Type Crater, craters
Coordinate System Planetographic, +West, 0 - 360
Control Network UNKNOWN
Northernmost Latitude 4.70 °
Southernmost Latitude 1.72 °
Easternmost Longitude 160.33 °
Westernmost Longitude 163.02 °
Diameter 10.00 km
Center Latitude 3.39 °
Center Longitude 162.00 °
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 Saracen enemy of Tristam.
Last Updated Aug 14, 2008 1:17 PM
Additional Information Defines 162 degrees longitude on Mimas.