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

Kastytis

Feature Name Kastytis
Clean Name Kastytis
Feature ID 2950
Target Eros
Feature Type Crater, craters
Coordinate System Planetographic, +West, 0 - 360
Control Network UNKNOWN
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Continent Europe
Ethnic/Cultural
Group or Country
Lithuania
Quad -
Reference [169] - Palanga, Svarbiausois Zintos, by S. Markelyte: Mintis, Vilnius, pages 23-29, 1987.
Approval Status Adopted by IAU
Approval Date 2003
Origin Lithuanian blacksmith, lover of sea goddess Jurate; taken by her to the sea floor.
Last Updated Oct 01, 2006 3:30 PM