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


Feature Name Danel
Clean Name Danel
Feature ID 1399
Target Ganymede
Feature Type Crater, craters
Coordinate System Planetographic, +West, 0 - 360
Control Network UNKNOWN
Northernmost Latitude -3.75 °
Southernmost Latitude -4.91 °
Easternmost Longitude 20.68 °
Westernmost Longitude 21.91 °
Diameter 56.00 km
Center Latitude -4.33 °
Center Longitude 21.30 °
Continent Asia
Group or Country
Quad -
Reference [1] - Larousse Encyclopedia of Mythology, translated by R. Aldington and D. Ames: Hamlyn Publishing Group Ltd., New York, 1976.
Approval Status Adopted by IAU
Approval Date 1979
Origin Phoenician; mythical hero versed in art of divination.
Last Updated Nov 13, 2015 12:03 PM