- Status Report
- Jan 31, 2023
Three New Saturnian Moon Names and Expansion of Theme
The IAU has approved names for three more Saturnian moons. They are:
Saturn L = S/2006 S 6 Jarnsaxa
Saturn LI = S/2006 S 4 Greip
Saturn LII = S/2007 S 1 Tarqeq
The theme for prograde satellites with an inclination of around 48 degrees has been expanded to include Inuit spirits. See the Planet and Satellite Names and Discoverers page in the Gazetteer of Planetary Nomenclature for more details.