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

Rayya

Feature Name Rayya
Clean Name Rayya
Feature ID 14229
Target Enceladus
Feature Type Crater, craters
Coordinate System Planetographic, +West, 0 - 360
Control Network UNKNOWN
Northernmost Latitude -29.00 °
Southernmost Latitude -31.08 °
Easternmost Longitude 177.83 °
Westernmost Longitude 179.93 °
Diameter 9.54 km
Center Latitude -32.41 °
Center Longitude 178.88 °
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Continent Asia
Ethnic/Cultural
Group or Country
Arabian
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 Nov 07, 2006
Origin Female character in the tale "Otbah and Rayya."
Last Updated Aug 29, 2014 12:28 PM