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Gazetteer of Planetary Nomenclature


Basic Info

Feature Name Oisín
Clean Name Oisin
Feature ID 4421
Target Europa
Feature Type Crater, craters


Coordinate System Planetographic, +West, 0 - 360
Northmost Latitude -52.20 °
Southmost Latitude -52.40 °
Eastmost Longitude 213.20 °
Westmost Longitude 213.60 °
Diameter 6.20 km
Center Latitude -52.30 °
Center Longitude 213.40 °
Quad -

Status and Origin

Approval Status Adopted by IAU
Approval Date 2000
Continent Europe
Culture Ireland
Origin Mythical Irish warrior, son of Fionn Mac Cumhail and Sadb.
Reference [160] - Dictionary of Celtic Mythology, by Peter Berresford Ellis: Oxford University Press, Oxford, 1992.
Updated Nov 17, 2008 3:50 PM

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