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

Bran

Feature Name Bran
Clean Name Bran
Feature ID 862
Target Callisto
Feature Type Crater, craters
Coordinate System Planetographic, +West, 0 - 360
Control Network UNKNOWN
Northernmost Latitude -23.2 °
Southernmost Latitude -25 °
Easternmost Longitude 204.6 °
Westernmost Longitude 206.6 °
Diameter 78 km
Center Latitude -24.2 °
Center Longitude 205.6 °
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Continent Europe
Ethnic/Cultural
Group or Country
Celtic
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 1979
Origin Celtic; omnipotent god who watched over people.
Last Updated Oct 1, 2006 3:30:11 PM