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Gazetteer of Planetary Nomenclature


Basic Info

Feature Name Skuld
Clean Name Skuld
Feature ID 5594
Target Callisto
Feature Type Crater, craters


Coordinate System Planetographic, +West, 0 - 360
Northmost Latitude 11.10 °
Southmost Latitude 8.90 °
Eastmost Longitude 36.80 °
Westmost Longitude 38.70 °
Diameter 91.80 km
Center Latitude 10.00 °
Center Longitude 37.90 °
Quad -

Status and Origin

Approval Status Adopted by IAU
Approval Date 1979
Continent Europe
Culture Norse
Origin Norse; maiden living near Yggdrasill who governed the fate of humans.
Reference [17] - Norse mythology: lists provided by Kaare Aksnes.
Updated Oct 01, 2006 3:30 PM

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