Gazetteer of Planetary Nomenclature
International Astronomical Union (IAU) Working Group for Planetary System Nomenclature (WGPSN)
Planetary Names: Chaos, chaoses: Murias Chaos on Europa

Murias Chaos

Feature Name Murias Chaos
Clean Name Murias Chaos
Feature ID 4074
Target Europa
Feature Type Chaos, chaoses
Coordinate System Planetographic, +West, 0 - 360
Control Network UNKNOWN
Northernmost Latitude 24.00 °
Southernmost Latitude 20.60 °
Easternmost Longitude 81.40 °
Westernmost Longitude 85.90 °
Diameter 116.00 km
Center Latitude 22.40 °
Center Longitude 83.80 °
Continent Europe
Group or Country
Quad -
Reference [160] - Dictionary of Celtic Mythology, by Peter Berresford Ellis: Oxford University Press, Oxford, 1992.
Approval Status Adopted by IAU
Approval Date 2003
Origin One of the four great cities of the Tuatha Dé Danann (the people of the goddess Danu, the wizards) in Irish Celtic myths.
Last Updated Nov 17, 2008 3:50 PM