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

Bovary

Feature Name Bovary
Clean Name Bovary
Feature ID 845
Target Eros
Feature Type Crater, craters
Coordinate System Planetographic, +West, 0 - 360
Control Network UNKNOWN
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Continent Europe
Ethnic/Cultural
Group or Country
France
Quad -
Reference [164] - Madame Bovary, by Gustave Flaubert: Random House Publications, New York, 1957.
Approval Status Adopted by IAU
Approval Date 2003
Origin Romantic heroine of Flaubert's novel "Madame Bovary" (France, 19th century).
Last Updated Oct 01, 2006 3:30 PM