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

Alberich

Feature Name Alberich
Clean Name Alberich
Feature ID 163
Target Umbriel
Feature Type Crater, craters
Coordinate System Planetocentric, +East, 0 - 360
Control Network UNKNOWN
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Continent Europe
Ethnic/Cultural
Group or Country
Germany
Quad -
Reference [86] - The World Guide to Gnomes, Fairies, Elves and other Little People, by Thomas Keightley, Avenel Books, New York, 1978.
Approval Status Adopted by IAU
Approval Date 1988
Origin Dwarf who guarded Niebelung gold, also had a mantle of invisibility.
Last Updated Oct 01, 2006 3:30 PM