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

Arachne Linea

Feature Name Arachne Linea
Clean Name Arachne Linea
Feature ID 16080
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 [635] - Metamorphoses 6, by Ovid, https://www.theoi.com/Text/OvidMetamorphoses6.html
Approval Status Adopted by IAU
Approval Date May 27, 2022
Origin Daughter of Idmon of Colophon in Greek mythology, who challenged the goddess Athena in a weaving contest.
Last Updated Jun 01, 2022 7:07 PM