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

Gushkin

Feature Name Gushkin
Clean Name Gushkin
Feature ID 15497
Target Ganymede
Feature Type Crater, craters
Coordinate System Planetographic, +West, 0 - 360
Control Network UNKNOWN
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Continent Asia
Ethnic/Cultural
Group or Country
Sumerian
Quad -
Reference [398] - Creation, the Flood, Gilgamesh, and Others, by Stephanie Dalley: Oxford University Press, 2000.
Approval Status Adopted by IAU
Approval Date Jul 09, 2016
Origin Gushkin-Banda, Sumerian patron god of goldsmiths.
Last Updated Jul 11, 2016 1:01 PM