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Gazetteer of Planetary Nomenclature

Basic Info

Feature Name Nemo
Clean Name Nemo
Feature ID 15743
Target Charon
Feature Type Crater, craters


Coordinate System Planetocentric, +East, 0 - 360
Northmost Latitude -13.90 °
Southmost Latitude -17.60 °
Eastmost Longitude 316.10 °
Westmost Longitude 311.90 °
Diameter 44.00 km
Center Latitude -15.70 °
Center Longitude 314.10 °
Quad -

Status and Origin

Approval Status Adopted by IAU
Approval Date Apr 11, 2018
Continent Europe
Culture France
Origin Captain of the Nautilus, a submarine, in the novels "Twenty Thousand Leagues Under the Sea" (1870) and "The Mysterious Island" (1874) by the French author Jules Verne (1825–1905). The stories recount fantastical undersea travels and explorations.
Reference [474] - Twenty Thousand Leagues Under the Sea, by Jules Verne: Penguin Classics, 1994, originally serialized in Pierre-Jules Hetzel’s periodical, 1869-70.
Updated Apr 11, 2018 3:49 PM

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