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Gazetteer of Planetary Nomenclature

Dinrigh Chaos

Basic Info

Feature Name Dinrigh Chaos
Clean Name Dinrigh Chaos
Feature ID 16067
Target Europa
Feature Type Chaos, chaoses


Coordinate System Planetographic, +West, 0 - 360
Northmost Latitude -43.91 °
Southmost Latitude -49.91 °
Eastmost Longitude 140.03 °
Westmost Longitude 122.60 °
Diameter 335.00 km
Center Latitude -46.48 °
Center Longitude 132.16 °
Quad -

Status and Origin

Approval Status Adopted by IAU
Approval Date Jan 04, 2022
Continent Europe
Culture Celtic
Origin In Celtic mythology, the location where Maon slew Covac.
Reference [632] - Celtic Myths and Legends, by T. W. Rolleston: Dover Publications, 2012.
Updated May 02, 2022 8:25 PM

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