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

Akycha

Feature Name Akycha
Clean Name Akycha
Feature ID 143
Target Callisto
Feature Type Crater, craters
Coordinate System Planetographic, +West, 0 - 360
Control Network UNKNOWN
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Continent North America
Ethnic/Cultural
Group or Country
Eskimo
Quad -
Reference [26] - North American Indian Mythology, by Cottie Burland: Paul Hamlyn Pub. Group Ltd., London, 1968.
Approval Status Adopted by IAU
Approval Date 1979
Origin Alaskan name of the sun.
Last Updated Oct 01, 2006 3:30 PM