Gazetteer of Planetary Nomenclature
International Astronomical Union (IAU) Working Group for Planetary System Nomenclature (WGPSN)
Planetary Names: Sulcus, sulci: Phrygia Sulcus on Ganymede

Phrygia Sulcus

Feature Name Phrygia Sulcus
Clean Name Phrygia Sulcus
Feature ID 4712
Target Ganymede
Feature Type Sulcus, sulci
Coordinate System Planetographic, +West, 0 - 360
Control Network UNKNOWN
Northernmost Latitude 24.00 °
Southernmost Latitude -7.50 °
Easternmost Longitude 343.00 °
Westernmost Longitude 61.00 °
Diameter 3700.00 km
Center Latitude 12.00 °
Center Longitude 20.60 °
Continent Europe
Group or Country
Quad -
Reference [1] - Larousse Encyclopedia of Mythology, translated by R. Aldington and D. Ames: Hamlyn Publishing Group Ltd., New York, 1976.
Approval Status Adopted by IAU
Approval Date 1979
Origin Greek; kingdom in Asia Minor where Ganymede was born.
Last Updated Feb 23, 2016 2:24 PM