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Gazetteer of Planetary Nomenclature


Basic Info

Feature Name Áine
Clean Name Aine
Feature ID 6934
Target Europa
Feature Type Crater, craters


Coordinate System Planetographic, +West, 0 - 360
Northmost Latitude -43.00 °
Southmost Latitude -43.00 °
Eastmost Longitude 177.50 °
Westmost Longitude 177.50 °
Diameter 5.00 km
Center Latitude -43.00 °
Center Longitude 177.50 °
Quad -

Status and Origin

Approval Status Adopted by IAU
Approval Date 2000
Continent Europe
Culture Celtic
Origin Celtic goddess of love and fertility.
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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