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Gazetteer of Planetary Nomenclature


Basic Info

Feature Name Kanaloa
Clean Name Kanaloa
Feature ID 2912
Target Umbriel
Feature Type Crater, craters


Coordinate System Planetocentric, +East, 0 - 360
Northmost Latitude -10.70 °
Southmost Latitude -11.00 °
Eastmost Longitude 350.20 °
Westmost Longitude 341.20 °
Diameter 86.00 km
Center Latitude -10.80 °
Center Longitude 345.70 °
Quad -

Status and Origin

Approval Status Adopted by IAU
Approval Date 1988
Continent Oceania
Culture Polynesia
Origin Polynesian chief evil spirit.
Reference [94] - List of names supplied by T. C. Owen.
Updated Oct 01, 2006 3:30 PM