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

Hursag Sulcus

Feature Name Hursag Sulcus
Clean Name Hursag Sulcus
Feature ID 2588
Target Ganymede
Feature Type Sulcus, sulci
Coordinate System Planetographic, +West, 0 - 360
Control Network UNKNOWN
Northernmost Latitude -6.44 °
Southernmost Latitude -22.04 °
Easternmost Longitude 225.48 °
Westernmost Longitude 270.00 °
Diameter 2183.00 km
Center Latitude -9.49 °
Center Longitude 248.46 °
Continent Asia
Group or Country
Quad -
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.
Approval Status Adopted by IAU
Approval Date 1985
Origin Sumerian mountain where winds dwell.
Last Updated Feb 12, 2016 2:50 PM