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


Feature Name Brabo
Clean Name Brabo
Feature ID 15789
Target Ryugu
Feature Type Crater, craters
Coordinate System Planetocentric, +East, 0 - 360
Control Network Ryugu
Northernmost Latitude 13.20 °
Southernmost Latitude -4.20 °
Easternmost Longitude 238.30 °
Westernmost Longitude 221.10 °
Diameter 0.14 km
Center Latitude 4.50 °
Center Longitude 229.70 °
Continent Europe
Group or Country
The Netherlands (Dutch)
Quad -
Reference [490] - Brabo and the Giant, Dutch Fairy Tales for Young Folks, by William Elliot Griffis: Thomas Y. Crowell Company, New York, 1918.
Approval Status Adopted by IAU
Approval Date Dec 19, 2018
Origin A brave young fellow, who defeated a giant, from Dutch fairy tale.
Last Updated Feb 05, 2019 4:47 PM
Additional Information Also known as a Belgian fairy tale.