Gazetteer of Planetary Nomenclature
International Astronomical Union (IAU) Working Group for Planetary System Nomenclature (WGPSN)
Planetary Names: Fossa, fossae: Lakhmu Fossae on Ganymede

Lakhmu Fossae

Feature Name Lakhmu Fossae
Clean Name Lakhmu Fossae
Feature ID 3242
Target Ganymede
Feature Type Fossa, fossae
Coordinate System Planetographic, +West, 0 - 360
Control Network UNKNOWN
Northernmost Latitude 80.00 °
Southernmost Latitude -1.50 °
Easternmost Longitude 85.00 °
Westernmost Longitude 180.00 °
Diameter 3700.00 km
Center Latitude 50.40 °
Center Longitude 128.00 °
Continent Asia
Group or Country
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 1985
Origin Dragon monster, or divine natural force produced by Apsu and Tiamat.
Last Updated Oct 01, 2006 3:30 PM