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Gazetteer of Planetary Nomenclature


Basic Info

Feature Name Mélisande
Clean Name Melisande
Feature ID 4090
Target Eros
Feature Type Crater, craters


Coordinate System Planetographic, +West, 0 - 360
Northmost Latitude 67.10 °
Southmost Latitude 67.10 °
Eastmost Longitude 185.60 °
Westmost Longitude 185.60 °
Diameter 1.00 km
Center Latitude 67.10 °
Center Longitude 185.60 °
Quad -

Status and Origin

Approval Status Adopted by IAU
Approval Date 2003
Continent Europe
Ethnicity France
Origin Wife of Prince Golaud and lover of his half-brother, Pelléas, in Maeterlinck drama (Belgium, 1892).
Reference [59] - The New Encyclopaedia Britannica: Encyclopaedia Britannica Inc., Chicago, 1974, 1993.
Updated Nov 17, 2008 3:50 PM

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