Gazetteer of Planetary Nomenclature
International Astronomical Union (IAU) Working Group for Planetary System Nomenclature (WGPSN)
Planetary Names: Crater, craters: Atra-hasis on Ganymede

Atra-hasis

Feature Name Atra-hasis
Clean Name Atra hasis
Feature ID 459
Target Ganymede
Feature Type Crater, craters
Coordinate System Planetographic, +West, 0 - 360
Control Network UNKNOWN
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Continent Asia
Ethnic/Cultural
Group or Country
Akkadian (Accadian)
Quad -
Reference [157] - Great Figures of Mythology, by Peter Clayton: Crescent Books, New York, 1990.
Approval Status Adopted by IAU
Approval Date 2000
Origin Exceedingly wise' hero of Akkadian myth, survived the great flood.
Last Updated Nov 13, 2015 11:17 AM