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Gazetteer of Planetary Nomenclature


Basic Info

Feature Name Manannán
Clean Name Manannan
Feature ID 3622
Target Europa
Feature Type Crater, craters


Coordinate System Planetographic, +West, 0 - 360
Northmost Latitude 3.80 °
Southmost Latitude 2.40 °
Eastmost Longitude 239.10 °
Westmost Longitude 240.50 °
Diameter 30.00 km
Center Latitude 3.10 °
Center Longitude 239.70 °
Quad -

Status and Origin

Approval Status Adopted by IAU
Approval Date 1997
Continent Europe
Culture Celtic
Origin Irish sea and fertility god.
Reference [1] - Larousse Encyclopedia of Mythology, translated by R. Aldington and D. Ames: Hamlyn Publishing Group Ltd., New York, 1976.
Updated Nov 17, 2008 3:50 PM

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