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Gazetteer of Planetary Nomenclature

Umma Sulcus

Basic Info

Feature Name Umma Sulcus
Clean Name Umma Sulcus
Feature ID 6220
Target Ganymede
Feature Type Sulcus, sulci


Coordinate System Planetographic, +West, 0 - 360
Northmost Latitude 16.30 °
Southmost Latitude -6.70 °
Eastmost Longitude 240.80 °
Westmost Longitude 257.50 °
Diameter 1270.00 km
Center Latitude 4.10 °
Center Longitude 249.50 °
Quad -

Status and Origin

Approval Status Adopted by IAU
Approval Date 2000
Continent Asia
Culture Sumerian
Origin Sumerian town.
Reference [1] - Larousse Encyclopedia of Mythology, translated by R. Aldington and D. Ames: Hamlyn Publishing Group Ltd., New York, 1976.
Updated Feb 18, 2016 1:34 PM

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