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Gazetteer of Planetary Nomenclature

Misr Sulci

Basic Info

Feature Name Misr Sulci
Clean Name Misr Sulci
Feature ID 14636
Target Enceladus
Feature Type Sulcus, sulci


Coordinate System Planetographic, +West, 0 - 360
Northmost Latitude 20.20 °
Southmost Latitude 15.80 °
Eastmost Longitude 187.50 °
Westmost Longitude 213.70 °
Diameter 109.80 km
Center Latitude 18.00 °
Center Longitude 199.70 °
Quad -

Status and Origin

Approval Status Adopted by IAU
Approval Date Feb 04, 2010
Continent Asia
Culture Arabian
Origin City in the tale "History of Al-Hajjaj Bin Yusuf and the Young Sayyid."
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 Feb 04, 2010 2:00 PM

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