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Gazetteer of Planetary Nomenclature

Vimur Sulci

Basic Info

Feature Name Vimur Sulci
Clean Name Vimur Sulci
Feature ID 6391
Target Triton
Feature Type Sulcus, sulci


Coordinate System Planetographic, +East, 0 - 360
Northmost Latitude -11.00 °
Southmost Latitude -11.00 °
Eastmost Longitude 59.00 °
Westmost Longitude 59.00 °
Diameter 0.00 km
Center Latitude -11.00 °
Center Longitude 59.00 °
Quad -

Status and Origin

Approval Status Adopted by IAU
Approval Date 1991
Continent Europe
Culture Norse
Origin Greatest of Elivagar rivers, a stream of ice.
Reference [83] - Dictionary of Mythology, Folklore, and Symbols (in 3 vols.), by Gertrude Jobes: Scarecrow Press, Inc., New York, 1962.
Updated Oct 01, 2006 3:30 PM