Gazetteer of Planetary Nomenclature
International Astronomical Union (IAU) Working Group for Planetary System Nomenclature (WGPSN)
Planetary Names: Fossa, fossae: Zu Fossae on Ganymede

Zu Fossae

Feature Name Zu Fossae
Clean Name Zu Fossae
Feature ID 6756
Target Ganymede
Feature Type Fossa, fossae
Coordinate System Planetographic, +West, 0 - 360
Control Network UNKNOWN
Northernmost Latitude 62.00 °
Southernmost Latitude
Easternmost Longitude 113.00 °
Westernmost Longitude 180.00 °
Diameter 2900.00 km
Center Latitude 38.50 °
Center Longitude 150.50 °
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 1985
Origin Dragon of chaos slain by Marduk.
Last Updated Oct 01, 2006 3:30 PM