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


Feature Name Pellinore
Clean Name Pellinore
Feature ID 4641
Target Mimas
Feature Type Crater, craters
Coordinate System Planetographic, +West, 0 - 360
Control Network UNKNOWN
Northernmost Latitude 35.26 °
Southernmost Latitude 25.14 °
Easternmost Longitude 129.81 °
Westernmost Longitude 139.80 °
Diameter 36.00 km
Center Latitude 29.76 °
Center Longitude 135.45 °
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 King whose duty was to pursue the questing beast and either run it to earth or lose his strength.
Last Updated Aug 14, 2008 1:00 PM