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


Feature Name Akycha
Clean Name Akycha
Feature ID 143
Target Callisto
Feature Type Crater, craters
Coordinate System Planetographic, +West, 0 - 360
Control Network UNKNOWN
Northernmost Latitude 73.5 °
Southernmost Latitude 71.8 °
Easternmost Longitude 315.4 °
Westernmost Longitude 321.5 °
Diameter 81 km
Center Latitude 72.6 °
Center Longitude 318.7 °
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Continent North America
Group or Country
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 1, 2006 3:30:10 PM