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Gazetteer of Planetary Nomenclature


Basic Info

Feature Name Domovoy
Clean Name Domovoy
Feature ID 1570
Target Ariel
Feature Type Crater, craters


Coordinate System Planetocentric, +East, 0 - 360
Northmost Latitude -71.30 °
Southmost Latitude -71.70 °
Eastmost Longitude 350.90 °
Westmost Longitude 328.50 °
Diameter 71.00 km
Center Latitude -71.50 °
Center Longitude 339.70 °
Quad -

Status and Origin

Approval Status Adopted by IAU
Approval Date 1988
Continent Europe
Ethnicity Slavic
Origin Slavic spirit protector of home.
Reference [83] - Dictionary of Mythology, Folklore, and Symbols (in 3 vols.), by Gertrude Jobes: Scarecrow Press, Inc., New York, 1962.
Updated Oct 01, 2006 3:30 PM