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Gazetteer of Planetary Nomenclature

Kishar Sulcus

Basic Info

Feature Name Kishar Sulcus
Clean Name Kishar Sulcus
Feature ID 3055
Target Ganymede
Feature Type Sulcus, sulci


Coordinate System Planetographic, +West, 0 - 360
Northmost Latitude 0.60 °
Southmost Latitude -13.20 °
Eastmost Longitude 205.40 °
Westmost Longitude 228.80 °
Diameter 1187.00 km
Center Latitude -6.40 °
Center Longitude 216.60 °
Quad -

Status and Origin

Approval Status Adopted by IAU
Approval Date 1979
Continent Asia
Culture Assyro-Babylonian
Origin Assyro-Babylonian; terrestrial-world home of Lakhmu and Lakhamu.
Reference [1] - Larousse Encyclopedia of Mythology, translated by R. Aldington and D. Ames: Hamlyn Publishing Group Ltd., New York, 1976.
Updated Mar 01, 2016 3:31 PM

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