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

Sicyon Sulcus

Feature Name Sicyon Sulcus
Clean Name Sicyon Sulcus
Feature ID 5516
Target Ganymede
Feature Type Sulcus, sulci
Coordinate System Planetographic, +West, 0 - 360
Control Network UNKNOWN
Northernmost Latitude 41.10 °
Southernmost Latitude 17.40 °
Easternmost Longitude 351.60 °
Westernmost Longitude 39.40 °
Diameter 2125.00 km
Center Latitude 33.70 °
Center Longitude 15.30 °
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; where Ganymede and Hebe were worshipped as rain-givers.
Last Updated Mar 09, 2016 3:11 PM