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Gazetteer of Planetary Nomenclature


Basic Info

Feature Name Lug
Clean Name Lug
Feature ID 6972
Target Europa
Feature Type Crater, craters


Coordinate System Planetographic, +West, 0 - 360
Northmost Latitude 28.18 °
Southmost Latitude 27.78 °
Eastmost Longitude 44.06 °
Westmost Longitude 44.55 °
Diameter 11.00 km
Center Latitude 27.99 °
Center Longitude 44.31 °
Quad -

Status and Origin

Approval Status Adopted by IAU
Approval Date 2006
Continent Europe
Culture Ireland
Origin Irish omnicompetent god.
Reference [1] - Larousse Encyclopedia of Mythology, translated by R. Aldington and D. Ames: Hamlyn Publishing Group Ltd., New York, 1976.
Updated May 15, 2010 2:30 PM

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