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Gazetteer of Planetary Nomenclature

Kachina Chasmata

Basic Info

Feature Name Kachina Chasmata
Clean Name Kachina Chasmata
Feature ID 2879
Target Ariel
Feature Type Chasma, chasmata


Coordinate System Planetocentric, +East, 0 - 360
Northmost Latitude -23.70 °
Southmost Latitude -41.50 °
Eastmost Longitude 278.80 °
Westmost Longitude 207.90 °
Diameter 622.00 km
Center Latitude -33.70 °
Center Longitude 246.00 °
Quad -

Status and Origin

Approval Status Adopted by IAU
Approval Date 1988
Continent North America
Culture Hopi
Origin Pueblo (USA) good spirits who bring rain or other blessings.
Reference [93] - Funk and Wagnalls Standard Dictionary of Folklore, Mythology, and Legend, edited by Maria Leach: Harper and Row, Inc., New York, 1984.
Updated Oct 01, 2006 3:30 PM