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

Arbela Sulcus

Feature Name Arbela Sulcus
Clean Name Arbela Sulcus
Feature ID 345
Target Ganymede
Feature Type Sulcus, sulci
Coordinate System Planetographic, +West, 0 - 360
Control Network UNKNOWN
Northernmost Latitude -8.40 °
Southernmost Latitude -55.00 °
Easternmost Longitude 335.00 °
Westernmost Longitude 60.00 °
Diameter 3850.00 km
Center Latitude -34.00 °
Center Longitude 4.00 °
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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 1985
Origin Assyrian town where Ishtar was worshipped.
Last Updated Feb 14, 2016 3:11 PM