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

Uruk Sulcus

Feature Name Uruk Sulcus
Clean Name Uruk Sulcus
Feature ID 6246
Target Ganymede
Feature Type Sulcus, sulci
Coordinate System Planetographic, +West, 0 - 360
Control Network UNKNOWN
Northernmost Latitude 22.50 °
Southernmost Latitude -14.50 °
Easternmost Longitude 139.20 °
Westernmost Longitude 179.90 °
Diameter 2200.00 km
Center Latitude 3.40 °
Center Longitude 160.00 °
Continent Asia
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 Babylonian city ruled by Gilgamesh.
Last Updated Feb 24, 2016 2:02 PM