Gazetteer of Planetary Nomenclature
International Astronomical Union (IAU) Working Group for Planetary System Nomenclature (WGPSN)
Planetary Names: Linea, lineae: Ancaeus Linea on Europa

Ancaeus Linea

Feature Name Ancaeus Linea
Clean Name Ancaeus Linea
Feature ID 16079
Target Europa
Feature Type Linea, lineae
Coordinate System Planetographic, +West, 0 - 360
Control Network Unknown
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Continent Europe
Ethnic/Cultural
Group or Country
Greek
Quad -
Reference [177] - The Argonautica, by Valerius Flaccus (with an English translation by J.H. Mozley): The Loeb Classical Library, Cambridge (Mass.), 1934.
Approval Status Adopted by IAU
Approval Date May 27, 2022
Origin The nephew of Europa, in Greek mythology.
Last Updated Jun 01, 2022 7:08 PM