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Gazetteer of Planetary Nomenclature


Basic Info

Feature Name Ymir
Clean Name Ymir
Feature ID 6661
Target Callisto
Feature Type Crater, craters


Coordinate System Planetographic, +West, 0 - 360
Northmost Latitude 52.40 °
Southmost Latitude 50.50 °
Eastmost Longitude 98.20 °
Westmost Longitude 101.20 °
Diameter 79.00 km
Center Latitude 51.50 °
Center Longitude 99.70 °
Quad -

Status and Origin

Approval Status Adopted by IAU
Approval Date 1979
Continent Europe
Culture Norse
Origin Norse; giant from whom Earth was created.
Reference [17] - Norse mythology: lists provided by Kaare Aksnes.
Updated Oct 01, 2006 3:30 PM

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