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Gazetteer of Planetary Nomenclature


Basic Info

Feature Name Gwydion
Clean Name Gwydion
Feature ID 2296
Target Europa
Feature Type Crater, craters


Coordinate System Planetographic, +West, 0 - 360
Northmost Latitude -60.40 °
Southmost Latitude -60.60 °
Eastmost Longitude 81.40 °
Westmost Longitude 81.70 °
Diameter 5.00 km
Center Latitude -60.50 °
Center Longitude 81.60 °
Quad -

Status and Origin

Approval Status Adopted by IAU
Approval Date 2000
Continent Europe
Culture Celtic
Origin Celtic poet, one of the children of the mother goddess Don.
Reference [1] - Larousse Encyclopedia of Mythology, translated by R. Aldington and D. Ames: Hamlyn Publishing Group Ltd., New York, 1976.
Updated Oct 01, 2006 3:30 PM

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