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26 Abydos Facula Abydos Facula Ganymede 180 33.33 153.44 35.2 31.4 151.1 155.8 +W (0-360) AF - Egypt Facula, faculae FA - Approved 1985-01-01 00:00:00.0 [1] Egyptian town where Osiris was worshipped. 2016-02-24 14:46:57.951
129 Akhmin Facula Akhmin Facula Ganymede 245 28.3 189.8 30.6 25.6 187.1 192.3 +W (0-360) AF - Egypt Facula, faculae FA - Approved 1997-01-01 00:00:00.0 [1] Egyptian town where Min was worshipped. 2016-02-24 15:08:10.546
742 Bigeh Facula Bigeh Facula Ganymede 224 29 94.3 31.3 26.5 92.3 96.9 +W (0-360) AF - Egypt Facula, faculae FA - Approved 2000-01-01 00:00:00.0 [1] Island where Hapi, Egyptian Nile god, resided. 2016-02-24 15:20:28.022
930 Busiris Facula Busiris Facula Ganymede 369 16 215.3 19.6 11.6 211.32 219.6 +W (0-360) AF - Egypt Facula, faculae FA - Approved 1985-01-01 00:00:00.0 [27] Town in lower Egypt where Osiris was first installed as local god. 2016-03-01 15:08:27.039
935 Buto Facula Buto Facula Ganymede 245 13.3 203.2 16 10.8 200.7 205.8 +W (0-360) AF - Egypt Facula, faculae FA - Approved 1985-01-01 00:00:00.0 [27] Swamp where Isis hid Osiris' body. 2016-02-24 15:57:57.435
1304 Coptos Facula Coptos Facula Ganymede 329 10 209 13.4 6.3 205.5 212.5 +W (0-360) AF - Egypt Facula, faculae FA - Approved 1985-01-01 00:00:00.0 [27] Early town from which caravans departed. 2016-02-25 08:00:52.522
6815 [Dendera Facula] Dendera Facula Ganymede 114 0 257 0 0 255.7 258.4 +W (0-360) AF - Egypt Facula, faculae FA - Dropped 1985-01-01 00:00:00.0 [1] Town where Hathor was chief goddess. Name changed to Dendera. 2007-03-01 13:57:52.0
1720 Edfu Facula Edfu Facula Ganymede 184 25.7 147.1 27.6 23.9 144.9 149.3 +W (0-360) AF - Egypt Facula, faculae FA - Approved 1985-01-01 00:00:00.0 [1] Egyptian town where Horus was worshipped. 2016-02-25 08:09:01.174
2426 Heliopolis Facula Heliopolis Facula Ganymede 50 18.5 147 19 18 146.7 147.5 +W (0-360) AF - Egypt Facula, faculae FA - Approved 1997-01-01 00:00:00.0 [83] Sacred Egyptian city of the sun. 2016-02-25 08:15:46.638
2472 Hermopolis Facula Hermopolis Facula Ganymede 260 22.3 195.3 24.9 19.6 192.7 197.9 +W (0-360) AF - Egypt Facula, faculae FA - Approved 1997-01-01 00:00:00.0 [27] Place where Unut was worshipped. 2016-02-25 08:23:50.834
3829 Memphis Facula Memphis Facula Ganymede 361 14.1 131.91 18 10.4 127.8 135.9 +W (0-360) AF - Egypt Facula, faculae FA - Approved 1985-01-01 00:00:00.0 [1] Ancient capitol of lower kingdom. 2016-02-25 11:13:49.604
4457 [Ombos Facula] Ombos Facula Ganymede 170 4.8 236 6.6 2.9 234.3 238 +W (0-360) AF - Egypt Facula, faculae FA - Dropped 1985-01-01 00:00:00.0 [27] Egyptian town where Sebek's triad worshipped; present Kom Ombo. Name changed to Ombos August 16, 2013. 2013-08-16 10:27:26.92
6888 [Punt Facula] Punt Facula Ganymede 228 -26.1 242.2 -25.8 -26.4 239.4 245 +W (0-360) AF - Egypt Facula, faculae FA - Dropped 1985-01-01 00:00:00.0 [1] Land east of Egypt where Bes originated. Changed to Punt (crater). 2007-03-01 13:57:52.0
6900 [Sais Facula] Sais Facula Ganymede 137 37.9 14.2 38.1 37.8 12.6 15.9 +W (0-360) AF - Egypt Facula, faculae FA - Dropped 1988-01-01 00:00:00.0 [1] Capital of Egypt in mid-7th century B.C. 2007-03-01 13:57:52.0
5589 Siwah Facula Siwah Facula Ganymede 220 7 143 8.8 5.1 140.8 145.1 +W (0-360) AF - Egypt Facula, faculae FA - Approved 1985-01-01 00:00:00.0 [1] Oasis oracle of Zeus-Ammon; visited by Alexander. 2016-02-25 10:42:06.401
5939 Tettu Facula Tettu Facula Ganymede 189 37.6 160.96 39.66 35.56 158.5 163.4 +W (0-360) AF - Egypt Facula, faculae FA - Approved 1985-01-01 00:00:00.0 [27] Egyptian town where Hatmenit and Osiris were worshipped. 2016-02-25 10:59:13.161
5956 Thebes Facula Thebes Facula Ganymede 360 7.1 202.2 10.4 3.8 198.2 205.9 +W (0-360) AF - Egypt Facula, faculae FA - Approved 1985-01-01 00:00:00.0 [1] Ancient capitol of upper kingdom. 2016-02-25 11:08:35.581

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