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Gazetteer of Planetary Nomenclature

Nanshe Catena

Basic Info

Feature Name Nanshe Catena
Clean Name Nanshe Catena
Feature ID 4145
Target Ganymede
Feature Type Catena, catenae


Coordinate System Planetographic, +West, 0 - 360
Northmost Latitude 16.50 °
Southmost Latitude 14.30 °
Eastmost Longitude 352.30 °
Westmost Longitude 353.60 °
Diameter 103.80 km
Center Latitude 15.40 °
Center Longitude 352.90 °
Quad -

Status and Origin

Approval Status Adopted by IAU
Approval Date 1997
Continent Asia
Culture Assyro-Babylonian
Origin Goddess of springs and canals, daughter of Enki.
Reference [1] - Larousse Encyclopedia of Mythology, translated by R. Aldington and D. Ames: Hamlyn Publishing Group Ltd., New York, 1976.
Updated Feb 25, 2016 11:22 AM

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