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Gazetteer of Planetary Nomenclature


Basic Info

Feature Name Ajib
Clean Name Ajib
Feature ID 14603
Target Enceladus
Feature Type Crater, craters


Coordinate System Planetographic, +West, 0 - 360
Northmost Latitude 61.26 °
Southmost Latitude 57.52 °
Eastmost Longitude 235.88 °
Westmost Longitude 242.91 °
Diameter 15.68 km
Center Latitude 61.68 °
Center Longitude 239.39 °
Quad -

Status and Origin

Approval Status Adopted by IAU
Approval Date Nov 17, 2009
Continent Asia
Culture Arabian
Origin Brother of Gharib in the tale "The History of Gharib and His Brother Ajib."
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.
Updated Aug 28, 2014 2:03 PM

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