Gazetteer of Planetary Nomenclature
International Astronomical Union (IAU) Working Group for Planetary System Nomenclature (WGPSN)
Planetary Names: Crater, craters: Askr on Callisto

Askr

Feature Name Askr
Clean Name Askr
Feature ID 429
Target Callisto
Feature Type Crater, craters
Coordinate System Planetographic, +West, 0 - 360
Control Network UNKNOWN
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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; first man, created from a log drifted ashore on a beach.
Last Updated Oct 01, 2006 3:30 PM