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


Feature Name Samad
Clean Name Samad
Feature ID 5288
Target Enceladus
Feature Type Crater, craters
Coordinate System Planetographic, +West, 0 - 360
Control Network UNKNOWN
Northernmost Latitude 61.19 °
Southernmost Latitude 57.62 °
Easternmost Longitude -1.84 °
Westernmost Longitude 4.29 °
Diameter 14.98 km
Center Latitude 61.69 °
Center Longitude 1.23 °
Continent Asia
Group or Country
Quad -
Reference [52] - Alf Laylah Wa Laylah, The Book of the Thousand Nights and a Night, by Richard F. Burton: Larsen-Harper, Colo. Press, Denver, Colo., 1900.
Approval Status Adopted by IAU
Approval Date 1982
Origin Shayk who guides Musa and Talib to the mountains in "The City of Brass".
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