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

Kishar Sulcus

Feature Name Kishar Sulcus
Clean Name Kishar Sulcus
Feature ID 3055
Target Ganymede
Feature Type Sulcus, sulci
Coordinate System Planetographic, +West, 0 - 360
Control Network UNKNOWN
Northernmost Latitude 0.60 °
Southernmost Latitude -13.20 °
Easternmost Longitude 205.40 °
Westernmost Longitude 228.80 °
Diameter 1187.00 km
Center Latitude -6.40 °
Center Longitude 216.60 °
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Continent Asia
Ethnic/Cultural
Group or Country
Assyro-Babylonian
Quad -
Reference [1] - Larousse Encyclopedia of Mythology, translated by R. Aldington and D. Ames: Hamlyn Publishing Group Ltd., New York, 1976.
Approval Status Adopted by IAU
Approval Date 1979
Origin Assyro-Babylonian; terrestrial-world home of Lakhmu and Lakhamu.
Last Updated Mar 01, 2016 3:31 PM