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

[Wadjet]

Feature Name [Wadjet]
Clean Name Wadjet
Feature ID 6928
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 [127] - Goddesses in World Mythology, by Martha Ann and Dorothy Myers Imel: ABC-CLIO, Inc., Santa Barbara, CA 1993.
Approval Status Dropped, disallowed
Approval Date 2000
Origin Egyptian cobra goddess. Same crater as Nut.
Last Updated Apr 09, 2009 5:27 PM