Gazetteer of Planetary Nomenclature
International Astronomical Union (IAU) Working Group for Planetary System Nomenclature (WGPSN)
Planetary Names: Sulcus, sulci: Borsippa Sulcus on Ganymede

Borsippa Sulcus

Feature Name Borsippa Sulcus
Clean Name Borsippa Sulcus
Feature ID 15155
Target Ganymede
Feature Type Sulcus, sulci
Coordinate System Planetographic, +West, 0 - 360
Control Network UNKNOWN
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Continent Asia
Ethnic/Cultural
Group or Country
Akkadian (Accadian)
Quad -
Reference [1] - Larousse Encyclopedia of Mythology, translated by R. Aldington and D. Ames: Hamlyn Publishing Group Ltd., New York, 1976.
Approval Status Adopted by IAU
Approval Date Jul 29, 2013
Origin Akkadian town, location of the Sumerian god Nabu's principal sanctuary.
Last Updated Feb 22, 2016 2:32 PM