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


Feature Name Osiris
Clean Name Osiris
Feature ID 4508
Target Moon
Feature Type Crater, craters
Coordinate System Planetographic, +East, -180 - 180
Control Network
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Continent Africa
Group or Country
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Reference -
Approval Status Adopted by IAU
Approval Date 1976
Origin Egyptian male first name.
Last Updated Oct 18, 2010 12:00 PM
Additional Information Origin information changed 6/30/2010. Previous origin information was "Egyptian god of the dead."

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