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Gazetteer of Planetary Nomenclature


Basic Info

Feature Name Alberich
Clean Name Alberich
Feature ID 163
Target Umbriel
Feature Type Crater, craters


Coordinate System Planetocentric, +East, 0 - 360
Northmost Latitude -33.50 °
Southmost Latitude -33.60 °
Eastmost Longitude 45.00 °
Westmost Longitude 39.30 °
Diameter 52.00 km
Center Latitude -33.60 °
Center Longitude 42.20 °
Quad -

Status and Origin

Approval Status Adopted by IAU
Approval Date 1988
Continent Europe
Culture Germany
Origin Dwarf who guarded Niebelung gold, also had a mantle of invisibility.
Reference [86] - The World Guide to Gnomes, Fairies, Elves and other Little People, by Thomas Keightley, Avenel Books, New York, 1978.
Updated Oct 01, 2006 3:30 PM