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


Feature Name Nemo
Clean Name Nemo
Feature ID 15743
Target Charon
Feature Type Crater, craters
Coordinate System Planetocentric, +East, 0 - 360
Control Network UNKNOWN
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Continent Europe
Group or Country
Quad -
Reference [474] - Twenty Thousand Leagues Under the Sea, by Jules Verne: Penguin Classics, 1994, originally serialized in Pierre-Jules Hetzel’s periodical, 1869-70.
Approval Status Adopted by IAU
Approval Date Apr 11, 2018
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.
Last Updated Apr 11, 2018 3:49 PM