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

Melusine

Feature Name Melusine
Clean Name Melusine
Feature ID 3823
Target Ariel
Feature Type Crater, craters
Coordinate System Planetocentric, +East, 0 - 360
Control Network UNKNOWN
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Continent Europe
Ethnic/Cultural
Group or Country
France
Quad -
Reference [86] - The World Guide to Gnomes, Fairies, Elves and other Little People, by Thomas Keightley, Avenel Books, New York, 1978.
Approval Status Adopted by IAU
Approval Date 1988
Origin Spirit heroine of medieval French story.
Last Updated Oct 01, 2006 3:30 PM