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Gazetteer of Planetary Nomenclature


Basic Info

Feature Name Ottar
Clean Name Ottar
Feature ID 4524
Target Callisto
Feature Type Crater, craters


Coordinate System Planetographic, +West, 0 - 360
Northmost Latitude 62.20 °
Southmost Latitude 60.90 °
Eastmost Longitude 102.50 °
Westmost Longitude 105.30 °
Diameter 59.80 km
Center Latitude 61.50 °
Center Longitude 103.90 °
Quad -

Status and Origin

Approval Status Adopted by IAU
Approval Date 1979
Continent Europe
Culture Norse
Origin Innsteinn's son and Freyja's favorite.
Reference [17] - Norse mythology: lists provided by Kaare Aksnes.
Updated Oct 01, 2006 3:30 PM

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