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


Feature Name Turpin
Clean Name Turpin
Feature ID 6146
Target Iapetus
Feature Type Crater, craters
Coordinate System Planetographic, +West, 0 - 360
Control Network UNKNOWN
Northernmost Latitude 47.30 °
Southernmost Latitude 47.10 °
Easternmost Longitude 7.10 °
Westernmost Longitude 357.30 °
Diameter 87.00 km
Center Latitude 47.70 °
Center Longitude 1.40 °
Continent Europe
Group or Country
Quad -
Reference [29] - Song of Roland, translated by Dorothy L. Sayers: Penguin Books Ltd., Harmondsworth, Middlesex, England, 1967.
Approval Status Adopted by IAU
Approval Date 1982
Origin Archbishop of Rheims in Song of Roland.
Last Updated Oct 01, 2006 3:30 PM