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Gazetteer of Planetary Nomenclature


Basic Info

Feature Name Shedi
Clean Name Shedi
Feature ID 14690
Target Rhea
Feature Type Crater, craters


Coordinate System Planetographic, +West, 0 - 360
Northmost Latitude -53.50 °
Southmost Latitude -53.50 °
Eastmost Longitude 346.80 °
Westmost Longitude 346.80 °
Diameter 47.60 km
Center Latitude -53.50 °
Center Longitude 346.80 °
Quad -

Status and Origin

Approval Status Adopted by IAU
Approval Date Apr 23, 2010
Continent Asia
Culture India
Origin The first woman, ancestor of human race, co-creator (with her brother and husband Melo) of the earth and sky in the myths of the Minyong (Assam, India).
Reference [65] - Myths of the Peoples of the World (two volumes, in Russian).
Updated Apr 23, 2010 10:53 AM

Rhea Image With Names