Gazetteer of Planetary Nomenclature
International Astronomical Union (IAU) Working Group for Planetary System Nomenclature (WGPSN)
Planetary Names: Crater, craters: Balkr on Callisto

Balkr

Feature Name Balkr
Clean Name Balkr
Feature ID 578
Target Callisto
Feature Type Crater, craters
Coordinate System Planetographic, +West, 0 - 360
Control Network UNKNOWN
Northernmost Latitude 29.7 °
Southernmost Latitude 28.1 °
Easternmost Longitude 10.8 °
Westernmost Longitude 12.6 °
Diameter 68 km
Center Latitude 28.9 °
Center Longitude 11.7 °
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Continent Europe
Ethnic/Cultural
Group or Country
Norse
Quad -
Reference [17] - Norse mythology: lists provided by Kaare Aksnes.
Approval Status Adopted by IAU
Approval Date 1979
Origin Norse; Ottar's ancestor.
Last Updated Oct 1, 2006 3:30:11 PM