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

Wepwawet

Feature Name Wepwawet
Clean Name Wepwawet
Feature ID 6520
Target Ganymede
Feature Type Crater, craters
Coordinate System Planetographic, +West, 0 - 360
Control Network UNKNOWN
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Continent Africa
Ethnic/Cultural
Group or Country
Egypt
Quad -
Reference [157] - Great Figures of Mythology, by Peter Clayton: Crescent Books, New York, 1990.
Approval Status Adopted by IAU
Approval Date 2000
Origin Ancient Egyptian jackal deity.
Last Updated Nov 20, 2015 1:06 PM