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Gazetteer of Planetary Nomenclature


Basic Info

Feature Name Keelut
Clean Name Keelut
Feature ID 2978
Target Callisto
Feature Type Crater, craters


Coordinate System Planetographic, +West, 0 - 360
Northmost Latitude -76.10 °
Southmost Latitude -77.60 °
Eastmost Longitude 87.60 °
Westmost Longitude 94.60 °
Diameter 64.00 km
Center Latitude -76.80 °
Center Longitude 90.90 °
Quad -

Status and Origin

Approval Status Adopted by IAU
Approval Date 1997
Continent North America
Culture Eskimo
Origin Eskimo evil spirit who resembles a hairless dog.
Reference [1] - Larousse Encyclopedia of Mythology, translated by R. Aldington and D. Ames: Hamlyn Publishing Group Ltd., New York, 1976.
Updated Oct 01, 2006 3:30 PM

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