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

Shuruppak Sulcus

Feature Name Shuruppak Sulcus
Clean Name Shuruppak Sulcus
Feature ID 5508
Target Ganymede
Feature Type Sulcus, sulci
Coordinate System Planetographic, +West, 0 - 360
Control Network UNKNOWN
Northernmost Latitude -2.53 °
Southernmost Latitude -37.80 °
Easternmost Longitude 208.64 °
Westernmost Longitude 263.65 °
Diameter 2730.00 km
Center Latitude -19.62 °
Center Longitude 231.75 °
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Continent Asia
Ethnic/Cultural
Group or Country
Assyro-Babylonian
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 2000
Origin Assyro-Babylonian town on the banks of the Euphrates River where the gods planned the great flood.
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