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

Euphemus Linea

Feature Name Euphemus Linea
Clean Name Euphemus Linea
Feature ID 1871
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 [1] - Larousse Encyclopedia of Mythology, translated by R. Aldington and D. Ames: Hamlyn Publishing Group Ltd., New York, 1976.
Approval Status Adopted by IAU
Approval Date 2003
Origin In Greek mythology, son of Europa and Poseidon who could walk on water.
Last Updated Oct 01, 2006 3:30 PM