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Gazetteer of Planetary Nomenclature


Basic Info

Feature Name Pelléas
Clean Name Pelleas
Feature ID 4642
Target Eros
Feature Type Crater, craters


Coordinate System Planetographic, +West, 0 - 360
Northmost Latitude 63.10 °
Southmost Latitude 63.10 °
Eastmost Longitude 221.30 °
Westmost Longitude 221.30 °
Diameter 1.20 km
Center Latitude 63.10 °
Center Longitude 221.30 °
Quad -

Status and Origin

Approval Status Adopted by IAU
Approval Date 2003
Continent Europe
Culture France
Origin Beloved of Mélisande in Maeterlinck drama and later musical works by Faure, Debussy and Schoenberg.
Reference [59] - The New Encyclopaedia Britannica: Encyclopaedia Britannica Inc., Chicago, 1974, 1993.
Updated Nov 17, 2008 3:50 PM

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