Astrogeology Science Center

Fourteen New Lacus Names Approved for Titan

8 August 2017 The IAU Working Group for Planetary System Nomenclature has approved names for fourteen features on Titan: Zub Lacus, Grasmere Lacus, Hlawga Lacus, Fogo Lacus , Letas Lacus, Balaton Lacus, Xolotlan Lacus, Karakul Lacus, Akmena Lacus, Brienz Lacus, Trichonida Lacus, Qinghai Lacus, Synevyr Lacus, and Yojoa Lacus. For more information, see the Titan north pole map in the Gazetteer of Planetary Nomeclature.