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Gazetteer of Planetary Nomenclature


Basic Info

Feature Name Gymir
Clean Name Gymir
Feature ID 2301
Target Callisto
Feature Type Crater, craters


Coordinate System Planetographic, +West, 0 - 360
Northmost Latitude 64.20 °
Southmost Latitude 63.30 °
Eastmost Longitude 47.80 °
Westmost Longitude 50.00 °
Diameter 40.60 km
Center Latitude 63.70 °
Center Longitude 48.80 °
Quad -

Status and Origin

Approval Status Adopted by IAU
Approval Date 1979
Continent Europe
Culture Norse
Origin Norse; another name for the sea-god, Legir.
Reference [17] - Norse mythology: lists provided by Kaare Aksnes.
Updated Oct 01, 2006 3:30 PM

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