Gazetteer of Planetary Nomenclature
International Astronomical Union (IAU) Working Group for Planetary System Nomenclature (WGPSN)
Planetary Names: Large ringed feature: Asgard on Callisto

Asgard

Feature Name Asgard
Clean Name Asgard
Feature ID 420
Target Callisto
Feature Type Large ringed feature
Coordinate System Planetographic, +West, 0 - 360
Control Network UNKNOWN
Northernmost Latitude 46.20 °
Southernmost Latitude 12.60 °
Easternmost Longitude 118.40 °
Westernmost Longitude 159.50 °
Diameter 1400.00 km
Center Latitude 32.20 °
Center Longitude 139.90 °
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Continent Europe
Ethnic/Cultural
Group or Country
Norse
Quad -
Reference [17] - Norse mythology: lists provided by Kaare Aksnes.
Approval Status Adopted by IAU
Approval Date 1979
Origin Norse; the home of the gods.
Last Updated Oct 01, 2006 3:30 PM