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Gazetteer of Planetary Nomenclature

Elam Sulci

Basic Info

Feature Name Elam Sulci
Clean Name Elam Sulci
Feature ID 1755
Target Ganymede
Feature Type Sulcus, sulci


Coordinate System Planetographic, +West, 0 - 360
Northmost Latitude 77.50 °
Southmost Latitude 38.50 °
Eastmost Longitude 184.00 °
Westmost Longitude 230.80 °
Diameter 1500.00 km
Center Latitude 60.00 °
Center Longitude 200.00 °
Quad -

Status and Origin

Approval Status Adopted by IAU
Approval Date 1985
Continent Asia
Culture Babylon
Origin Ancient Babylonian seat of sun worship, in present-day Iran.
Reference [27] - The Mythology of All Races (13 vols.), edited by John Arnott MacCulloch and George Foot Moore: Cooper Square Publishers, Inc., New York, 1964.
Updated Feb 18, 2016 11:22 AM

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