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

Anansi

Feature Name Anansi
Clean Name Anansi
Feature ID 14705
Target Rhea
Feature Type Crater, craters
Coordinate System Planetographic, +West, 0 - 360
Control Network UNKNOWN
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Continent Africa
Ethnic/Cultural
Group or Country
Ghana
Quad -
Reference [65] - Myths of the Peoples of the World (two volumes, in Russian).
Approval Status Adopted by IAU
Approval Date Jun 17, 2010
Origin Spider in Ashanti (Ghana) mythology, who created the sun, moon, stars, and mankind.
Last Updated Jun 17, 2010 11:56 AM