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


Feature Name Peleus
Clean Name Peleus
Feature ID 4639
Target Phoebe
Feature Type Crater, craters
Coordinate System Planetographic, +West, 0 - 360
Control Network UNKNOWN
Northernmost Latitude 20.20 °
Southernmost Latitude 20.20 °
Easternmost Longitude 192.20 °
Westernmost Longitude 192.20 °
Diameter 44.00 km
Center Latitude 20.20 °
Center Longitude 192.20 °
Continent Europe
Group or Country
Quad -
Reference [177] - The Argonautica, by Valerius Flaccus (with an English translation by J.H. Mozley): The Loeb Classical Library, Cambridge (Mass.), 1934.
Approval Status Adopted by IAU
Approval Date 2006
Origin Argonaut, son of Aeacus, father of Achilles.
Last Updated Oct 01, 2006 3:30 PM