Gazetteer of Planetary Nomenclature
International Astronomical Union (IAU) Working Group for Planetary System Nomenclature (WGPSN)
Planetary Names: Chasma, chasmata: Pixie Chasma on Ariel

Pixie Chasma

Feature Name Pixie Chasma
Clean Name Pixie Chasma
Feature ID 4744
Target Ariel
Feature Type Chasma, chasmata
Coordinate System Planetocentric, +East, 0 - 360
Control Network UNKNOWN
Northernmost Latitude -19.60 °
Southernmost Latitude -22.50 °
Easternmost Longitude 360.00 °
Westernmost Longitude 0.00 °
Diameter 278.00 km
Center Latitude -20.40 °
Center Longitude 5.10 °
Continent Europe
Group or Country
Great Britain
Quad -
Reference [86] - The World Guide to Gnomes, Fairies, Elves and other Little People, by Thomas Keightley, Avenel Books, New York, 1978.
Approval Status Adopted by IAU
Approval Date 1988
Origin British spirits that live in rocks.
Last Updated Oct 01, 2006 3:30 PM